Body of man found in boot after car set alight

2017-03-14 13:30
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Johannesburg - The body of a man was found in the boot of a burnt-out vehicle in Naturena, south of Johannesburg, police said on Tuesday.

"We received an anonymous call at 03:00 on Monday morning, stating that there was a car burning in the area. We immediately attended to the scene," Captain Mavela Masondo said.

Police found a BMW with a corpse in the boot. The man was not burnt beyond recognition. 

He urged anyone who may have seen what happened to come forward with information. 

Police are investigating a case of murder.

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