Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Welkom: Police in Thabong requests community to assist in finding murder suspects. Two cases of murder are being investigated after two men were murdered in separate incidents at Thabong.

One incident occurred on Friday, 21 February 2020 at Constantia drive, while another one occurred on Sunday, 23 February 2020 at DR Cingo Road; Thabong. In these second incident, a man was found lying next to a furrow in a pool of blood.

Police who swiftly reacted to an assault GBH complaint, arrived at the scene and found a body of a 25-year-old man with clothes full of blood. A witness alleged that they were chased by a gang and the victim was caught and stabbed.

He sustained six stab wounds on his back. Emergency Services certified him dead on the scene.

On the first incident, police received a murder complaint at Constantia Road. At the scene, was a 25 year old man lying on the ground. He sustained a gun wound on his chest. Emergency Services declared him dead on the scene also.

Anyone with information that can lead to the arrests of suspects in this two murders is requested to contact Larry Matene of Thabong SAPS Detective Unit on the following number 076 800 9002 or provide information anonymously on MySapsApp.