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Community help sought in search of missing 13-year-old

The office of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba earlier promised a caller on the Azania Mosaka show that they would assist him in finding his 13-year-old step daughter, who is believed to be held against her will, in a hijacked building in central Johannesburg.

Soon after the call for help was made, Johannesburg Mayor, Herman Mashaba together with the Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) took to the streets of Johannesburg in search of the 13-year-old.

13-year-old Kitso Mothibe. Picture: Picture: Twitter/@HermanMashaba

A photo of Kitso Mothibe, shared by Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba on twitter

Meanwhile members of the community who might know of Kitso's whereabouts - or have any information pertaining to this case - have been encouraged to use the anonymous tipoff service CRIMELINE, by smsing to 32211.

Also read: Caller shares how police refused to help him find missing daughter

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