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Willowvale police investigating murder of 68-year-old man

Apr 23, 2018
Willowvale police investigating murder of 68-year-old man

Willowvale police are investigating a case of murder case that happened ahead of the weekend.

"It is alleged that a 68-year-old man was last seen on Friday, at about 18:00, on his way home," said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha. 

"He was seen by community members in a pool of blood on Saturday, at about 08:00, already dead at Lower Gwadu Village, Willowvale."

He said that the deceased had an upper body injury.

"No one knew who stabbed him. No arrest yet."

He said that anyone with information is requested to contact Willowvale Police at 047 499 6200.

"The identity of the deceased is being withheld until all his relatives are officially informed of his murder."