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77-year-old elderly man found murdered in his Motherwell home

Nov 21, 2017
77-year-old elderly man found murdered in his Motherwell home

Police in Motherwell, Port Elizabeth, on Monday said that they had been appalled by the discovery of the murder of a 77-year-old man, identified as Siphiwo Bambalaza, at his home on Friday.

"The protection and caring of our elderly is a priority not only for SAPS, but also for our communities," described police spokesperson, Captain Andre Beetge.

"His body was found by family members in his garage at 04:30 at Ngoloza Street, NU9, Motherwell.

"He had died from chest wounds by an unknown instrument."

Police are urging any person that might assist police in this investigation to please contact the Motherwell Crime Office at 041 407 6471.