Gauteng health dept employee found dead in office

2019-03-03 22:12
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An employee of the Gauteng Health Department in the Tshwane district has been found dead in his office.  

The 46-year-old man failed to return home from work on Friday.

His office is said to have been locked when he was discovered at approximately 12:00 on Sunday.   

"The department has arranged counselling for the family members and the staff," the department's Mothomone Pitsi said in a statement.

Police spokesperson Captain Mavela Masondo said an inquest docket was now being investigated.

Masondo said the circumstances surrounding the death were yet to be determined.

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