Pretoria hairdresser found dead in his car

2010-12-28 14:04

A Pretoria hairdresser was found dead in his car in Menlopark, Pretoria, on Christmas Eve, Beeld reported today.

Alden Smith (37), the owner of Options Hair Design in Brooklyn, was found strangled in the passenger seat of his Audi A3 outside the Superspar in Menlopark, where there is an ATM.

Police said it was possible Smith had been surprised by attackers at his home and taken to the Superspar.

His sister, Onika Jacob, who saw his body, said: “I will never forget how I saw my brother in that car. His glasses were broken and his shoes were stolen off his feet. Through something like this everyone’s life is devastated. For me it is not yet true.”

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