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Body of man recovered from cliff in Port St Johns

Jul 9, 2018
Body of man recovered from cliff in Port St Johns

Police in Port St Johns are investigating after the body of a man was found in the cliffs near the town over the weekend.

"On Sunday, a man was fishing at Port St Johns saw a body of a man  under a cliff," said police spokesperson, Capt Nozuko Handile.

"After all role players were summoned it was found that it was difficult to access the body so a rescue helicopter from Health department was summoned and removed the body."

She said that there is no suspicion of human involvement in the man's death at the moment. 

"An inquest docket has been opened for investigation."