Man dies in mystery shooting

2011-02-22 00:00

POLICE are investigating the motive behind the murder of a man in Mehlomnyama last week.

Derick Bhekabantu Cele (26) was inside his house with his family on the night of February 17 when he went outside at around 8 pm.

Family members heard a gunshot and when they went outside to investigate, they found his body about 80 metres from the house.

He had a gunshot wound to the head as well as a cut to the neck. His belongings were found next to him.

A murder case is being investigated.

Anyone with information should call Mehlomnyama police at 039 695 9272.

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