Body of unknown man found in canal

POLICE in Kirkwood have opened an inquest following a report of a body of an unknown male (in his 40s) that was recovered in the irrigation canal, close to Jagtvlakte, Kirkwood. Police are appealing to the community or any relative missing a family member to assist with the identification or to assist them in locating the next-of-kin. The unknown male was dressed in a rust-brown jersey and khaki trousers.

  • Anyone with information can contact the investigating officer, Detective Warrant Officer Gabriel Hobbs on 0824418156, Kirkwood SAPS 042 230 7600. - REPORTER
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