The police in Hlogotlou have registered an Inquest docket following the discovery of the lifeless body of an unknown male person in the bushes on Tuesday, 31 October 2023.
According to the information available at this stage, it is alleged that on Tuesday 31 October 2023 at about 15:00, a livestock shepherd discovered the lifeless body of an unknown male person in the bushes between Dindela and Thabaleboto villages in Sekhukhune District.
The police were summoned to the scene where upon arrival, they found a lifeless body of unknown male person estimated to be between the age of 30 and 40 lying on the ground half naked with no visible injuries and a green bag labeled TJ LS Trichadt next to him. In the bag, police have found some clothes and two packs of tablets with a prescription label written in Isindebele language that were dispensed from Goedgedacht clinic which is approximately 2 kilometres away from the scene.
Circumstances surrounding the incident are being investigated and no element of crime has been detected at this stage however, pathological investigation results will determine the cause of death.
Anyone who can assist to identify the deceased or help to locate the family is urged to contact the Investigating Officer Detective Sergeant Madimetja Manganye at 064 687 6261 or to the SAPS Crime Stop at 08600 10111 alternatively report to the nearest Police Station and can also share it anonymously on MySAPS App.
Police investigations are underway.