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CASH REWARD OFFERED FOR INFORMATION ON SUSPECTS IN A MURDER CASE IN KING WILLIAMS TOWN
2021/10/07      |  Written By:  Colonel P Naidu   |   Province:  Eastern Cape

King Williams Town: 5 October 2021 - The Provincial Organised Crime Investigation (OCI)  are appealing for assistance from the public and are offering a cash reward of R50 000 for information that could lead to the arrest and successful prosecution of suspects allegedly involved  in a murder that took place  outside a house in Jay Avenue, Clubview  in King Williams Town on 9 June 2020.

It is alleged that on the mentioned date, Ms Sibahle Sowazi (35) dropped off her partner at a local restaurant and returned to her home with his vehicle, a white Audi Q7. As she got out of  the vehicle to open the gate, she noticed two unknown males  carrying firearms, running towards her. She immediately ran back to her vehicle however she was gunned down  as she entered the car. She passed away as a result of her injuries. Nothing was taken from the vehicle. It is further alleged that Ms Sowazi was the target.

Statements from all witnesses have been obtained however efforts to trace the suspects are futile at this stage hence the cash reward is  offered  to any individual who can provide information that will lead to the arrest and successful prosecution of the suspects.

Anyone who  may be able to assist in the investigation or may have information that will lead to their arrest and positive identification of the suspects is asked to contact the investigating officer, D/Sgt Lwazi Nkosana on 073 374 2480 or Crime Stop 08600 10111.