Teenager arrested in Limpopo bullying incident

A Limpopo school girl who allegedly assaulted Lufuno Mavhunga, which may have led to her suicide, has been arrested. The 15-year-old has been charged with assault. The victim was later found dead by her mother after an apparent overdose. It's seen the hashtag Justice For Lufuno trending on social media. eNCA reporter Lindokuhle Xulu is in Thohoyandou to find out more about this incident. Courtesy #DStv403

POLOKWANE - The Limpopo school girl who allegedly assaulted learner Lufuno Mavhunga -- which may have led to her suicide -- has been arrested.

The 15-year-old has been charged with assault.

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The brutal incident was captured on video and went viral on social media earlier this week.

In the clip, the suspect can be seen repeatedly slapping Lufuno.

READ: Limpopo Education probes school bullying incident

The victim was later found dead by her mother after an apparent overdose.

An inquest docket into the teenager's death has been opened.

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eNCA

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