Daily Archives: October 5, 2019

Community assistance sought

EASTERN CAPE - Butterworth Police are appealing for community assistance. It is alleged that a body of an unknown male person was seen floating at Gcuwa River near Skiet Informal Settlement, Butterworth. The body was seen on Friday, 04 October 2019 at about 08h00.

The deceased has not been identified hence Butterworth Police are appealing to any family which is looking for its male relative. An inquest docket has been opened for further investigation. Anyone who can assist can contact Butterworth Police at 047 401 1124.

Source: South African Police Service

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Hijacker nabbed with firearm

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Kidnapped child sought by police

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