Body found next to Mpumalanga road

2012-03-23 13:04
Mbombela - The body of an unidentified man in his early 30s has been found next to the R23 road between Balfour and Standerton, Mpumalanga police said on Friday.

"The body was found with multiple stab wounds," said Greylingstad police investigator Detective Constable Brian Jones. The discovery was made at 07:00 on Thursday morning.

He said no weapon was found on the scene and the motive for the killing was not known.

The man had no wallet, wristwatch or any identification on him.

"This guy was dressed in greyish trousers, a blue-striped long sleeved shirt and black shoes. He had short blond hair and blue eyes."

Jones urged anyone with information about the man's identity, or the circumstances around his murder, to contact him on 071 1826946.

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