73-year-old man found murdered in his Bloemfontein home

2016-07-18 15:17
SA police. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

SA police. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

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Bloemfontein - A 73-year-old man was found murdered in his home in Pellissier, Bloemfontein, on Monday morning, Free State police said.

Hendrik Knoetzer’s legs and hands were bound and he had an open wound at the back of his head, Captain Chaka Marope said.

A neighbour, who had last seem him four days ago, found his kitchen door open around 08:00 on Monday.

It was believed that Knoetzer was killed during a robbery. No arrests have been made.

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