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Police warn residents against crossing rivers at night after drowning incident

Jun 19, 2018
Police warn residents against crossing rivers at night after drowning incident

Police have warned residents against attempting to cross rivers at night following the drowning of a 51-year-old man.

"Ngqamakwe police have since opened an inquest docket following the drowning," said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"Police were informed by the community on Monday, at about 18:45 at Hlobo Village, Gogozayo River, that a man has drowned.

"The deceased was identified as Mthobeli Qwesha."