Man’s burnt body found at sports ground

PIENAAR- Police are investigating a murder case after the discovery of a man’s burnt body on Monday, June 17.

The body was found at the Maphakama Sports Ground after paramedics and police received information regarding the incident.

According to Colonel Donald Mdluli, the body was burnt beyond recognition.”No arrests have been made yet and the motive for the murder is still unknown at this stage. The deceased is unknown at this point, hence police are in sought of his family. His age could be between 25 and 27 years,” said Col Mdluli.

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Police urge anyone with any information that may shared some light about the incident or the man’s family to contact Detective Warrant Officer Delbry Lekhuleni on 0721278132/0764123540 or call the Crime Stop number at 08600 10111. Alternatively members of the public can send information via MYSAPSAPP. All received information will be treated as confidential and callers may opt to remain anonymous.


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