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Police investigating after man dies allegedly following a fight

MARCH 6, 2017
Police investigating after man dies allegedly following a fight

Police in New Brighton, Port Elizabeth, are investigating a case of murder after a 54-year-old man was found dead over the weekend.

According to police spokesperson, Captain Mncedi Mbombo; "It is alleged that he was found by his 24-year-old grandson lying on the bed at his back yard shark, at Boqo street, in Kwazakhele, Port Elizabeth."

That was on Saturday morning.

"According to the grandson, his father came home on Friday night telling them that the deceased had a fight at Vuku street, in New Brighton," said Captain Mbombo.

"Police found his body, at about 08:00, with injuries on the upper body and blood on the nose.

"No arrests have been made yet, but murder docket is registered for further investigations."