April 6, 2016

ANOTHER #MURDER: White man bound and set alight on highway

Police can only determine race of burnt body found near R21

THE identity of a man who was found bound and burnt in an open veld in Olifantsfontein near the R21 off-ramp on Tuesday, is still unknown but police have revealed his race. "The man's hands and feet were tied and he was found face down. We have not yet determined his age and identity, but can confirm it was a white man," said Olifantsfontein SAPS spokesman, Const Mokete Serakwana. Serakwana said a murder case was being investigated. It is not known what the cause of death was. Serakwana said the police was notified of the burnt body just after 2pm but could not confirm the time he was set alight. No arrests have been made and investigations are continuing. 

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