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Police seek next of kin of unidentified man found in blue Horizon Bay
2021/02/23

 

Media Statement
South African Police Service
Office of the Provincial Commissioner Eastern Cape

PORT ELIZABETH - SAPS Kabega Park detectives are seeking the community’s assistance in tracing the next of kin of an unidentified male whose body was found on the N2 Off ramp from Blue Horizon Bay freeway on 10 August 2020.

It is alleged that at about 11:00 on the mentioned date, police responded to a complaint of an unknown person lying next to the barbwire fence in the grass.  He was topless and bare feet only wearing a black track suit pants. The body was already decomposing. He may be a Coloured or an African adult male. Age could not be determined. 

An inquest docket was opened for investigation.

Anyone who can assist police in identifying the deceased or can assist in tracing the next of kin or may know of any person that is missing during this period  is asked to contact Detective Sergeant  Chantal Joubert  on 082 739 5959 or SAPS  Kabega 041 397 6802 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or their nearest police station.

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071 362 8726

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