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Police investigating after body washes up at East London's Nahoon beach

Nov 1, 2018
Police investigating after body washes up at East London's Nahoon beach

East London police have opened an inquest docket following the discovery of a body, which washed up at Nahoon Beach on Thursday morning.

"The discovery was made by the morning joggers, who stumbled on this body and alerted the police," said police spokesperson, Captain Mluleki Mbi.

"The body is believed to be that of a 19-year-old university male student, who disappeared while having fun with his friends at the Eastern Beach on Thursday, 25 October 2018.

"A missing person inquiry was registered at East London SAPS."

His identity will be revealed once the next of kin has been informed.

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