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Unidentified bodies found with gunshot wounds on Uitenhage road

Dec 30, 2019
Unidentified bodies found with gunshot wounds on Uitenhage road

Uitenhage - The South African Police Service in Uitenhage is investigating a double murder after the bodies of two unknown men were found lying on the roadside in Uitenhage on Sunday morning.

"On Sunday, at around 08:30am, police received a call from an anonymous person, who informed them of two people that were lying on the roadside about a kilometre away from the Koedoeskloof Waste Disposal Site in Uitenhage," described police spokesperson, Sergeant Majola Nkohli.

"At the scene, police found lifeless bodies of two unknown men with several gunshot wounds in the upper body.

"The first victim was wearing a grey hooded tracksuit top, a blue golf shirt, a greenish trouser and a pair of red Bronx sneakers."

He added that the second victim was wearing a black tracksuit top, a navy trouser and a pair of black and lime sneakers.

"Any person who can assist the police in identifying the two unknown bodies or provide information that could lead to the arrest of the suspect (s) is urged to contact Lieutenant Colonel George Green at 082 442 3685," Sgt Nkohli said.

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

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