The police in Hlanganani outside Giyani have launched a search operation for a 50-year-old missing woman Khetani Happiness Mathebani from Nwa Matatani in the RDP Section.
Police spokesperson, Constable Maphure Manamela, says according to investigations conducted by the police in the area, the victim left home in August to Thohoyandou but she never returned.
She said Efforts by the police to locate her have been unsuccessful so far but investigations are ongoing.
She is light in complexion and allegedly suffering from a mental illness.
Manamela said police appeal to anyone with information that can assist to locate the victim to contact their local SAPS.