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Police seek public's assistance after man found fatally stabbed in Humansdorp

Oct 8, 2018
Police seek public's assistance after man found fatally stabbed in Humansdorp

Police in Humansdorp are seeking assistance of the public in solving a murder case after the body of a man was found with multiple stab wounds near the railway lines in Kruisfontein, Humansdorp, on Sunday.

"At about 9:40am, police were alerted by a passer-by about the body of a man lying at Felix Street near the railway lines in Kruisfontein, Humansdorp," described olice spokesperson, Sergeant Majola Nkohli.

"At the scene, police found a man with multiple stab wounds in his upper body.

"The deceased was identified as Christian Matick (25)."

Help police solve murder

Sgt Nkohli said that police opened a case of murder and are urging anyone with information that could lead to the arrest of the suspect (s) to contact the investigating officer, Warrant Officer Pieter Prinsloo at 083 301 4465 or 042 200 4718.

"The information could also be shared via Crime Stop at 08600 10111."