Police launch manhunt for suspects, seek family of deceased

The Police in Vaalwater outside Lephalale have launched a massive manhunt for the suspects involved in a murder incident following the discovery of the body of a middle aged man in a state of decomposition along Boshoek gravel road.

It is alleged that a passer-by noticed a human body lying across this road and notified the police who reacted swiftly and on arrival at the crime scene, they found the body of the deceased in a state of decomposition.

He was wearing a light blue long sleeve T-shirt, dark blue trouser, and a blue belt with no shoes.

The deceased is still unknown and the motive behind this killing is still not clear at this stage but the Police investigations will tell as they are still unfolding.

The suspects in this matter are unknown and there is no arrest.

Anyone with information which can lead to the arrest of the perpetrators involved in this murder and who can assist in the identification of the deceased, may contact Detective Sergeant Oupa Koos Monyeki at 076 481 5356 or 076 733 0681 or the crime stop number 0860010111 or the crime line sms 32211 or the nearest Police Station.

The Police investigations are still continuing.

Source: South African Police Service