Thursday, 08 October 2020
Thaba Nchu: Selosesha Detective Unit request the public to come forth with information that can lead to the arrest of suspect/s that were involved on a murder that happened on the19 September 2020.
On the said day, police were called to a crime scene after a neighbour realized that the victim’s door was broken. On arrival at a house in Ratlou, Selosesha, police found a male lying on the bedroom floor with stab wounds.
Preliminary investigation revealed that a door was broken to gain entry while the victim was asleep. Suspect allegedly stabbed the victim several times with an unknown sharp object. A 55-year-old male was declared dead by Emergency Medical Assistance.
As the victim was staying alone, police could not establish what might have been stolen as his cellphone and other valuable items were found at his house.
Motive of the killing is unknown at this stage. Anyone with positive information is requested to contact Detective Sergeant Thetejane Legegeru on (051) 873 9131 or 082 553 8208.