GQEBERHA – SAPS Bethelsdorp detectives are seeking the communities assistance in tracing the next of kin of a body of an unknown person who was found burned in extension 36 Bethelsdorp today.
It is alleged that on the mentioned date at about 03:00, police responded to a complaint at Landon and Wellman Streets, Extension 36 Bethelsdorp where community members pointed out the body. Police found the deceased burned beyond recognition. The circumstances and motive surrounding the death is unknown. A case of murder is under investigation.
Anyone who can assist in tracing the family of the person or may be able to identify the deceased or can furnish any information relating to his death, is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Thembinkosi Cacadu on 082 442 1633 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or the nearest police station or send information via MySAPS App. All information received will be treated as confidential and callers may opt to remain anonymous.
Source: South African Police Service