Centane man shot dead and vehicle set alight in mystery murder

MAY 4, 2016

Centane police are investigating a murder case after a 78-year-old man was found with fatal gunshot wounds. 

"The deceased was found on Monday, at about 07:00, along the R409 Road, Qoboqobo Village, Centane," said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"He was shot in his upper body. His vehicle was found burnt at Plantation Forest on the way to Centane."

No one has been arrested and Centane Police are appealing to anyone, who may have information about the murder to contact them at 047 498 1066 or Crime Stop 08600 10111.

"The motive for the murder is not known."