Port Elizabeth police searching for Zimbabwean woman in suspected murder case

AUGUST 19, 2015

Police in Despatch on Wednesday appealed for assistance in locating a Zimbabwean woman, who might assist them in a murder investigation in the town.

According to police, Shingirayi Matewa, could help solve the murder of her former partner, who was found dead at a house along Genot Street, Despatch, late on Tuesday afternoon.

The deceased, also from Zimbabwean, whose name is still being withheld, was found by his housemate when he returned after being away for two days. The victim had suffered wounds to the head.

The motive for the murder is not yet known as nothing had been taken from the house.