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Help identify man thought to have died near Swartkops police station three weeks ago

By Afikile Lugunya - Nov 22, 2017
Help identify man thought to have died near Swartkops police station three weeks ago

Police in Port Elizabeth have appealed to the public for assistance in identifying a decomposed body that was discovered on Saturday close to Swartkops police station.

"A decomposed body of a male was discovered by South African Police Service in the bushes close to Old Grahamstown Road, about 2km from Swartkps Police Station," described police spokesperson, Captain Andre Beetge.

He said that an autopsy was conducted and revealed that the man most likely died of natural causes about three weeks ago.

Any person, who can assist the police to identify the body must contact Detective Warrant Officer Brian Njomba at 082 442 1683.