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Zianne Leibrandt
1 minute read
22 May 2018
1:29 pm

KZN SAPS finds gruesome murder scene in Newcastle

Zianne Leibrandt

Because of the nature of the crime, the details surrounding the murder will be withheld for time being.

A case of murder is being investigated after SAPS discovered the body of a man in oSizweni yesterday morning.

A gruesome scene awaited SAPS when they discovered the body of a man in oSizweni, Newcastle, in KwaZulu-Natal yesterday morning, May 21, Newcastle Advertiser reports.

According to sources, the man was Caucasian, and was believed to be between the age of 25 and 35.

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The victim has not yet been identified, and because of the gruesome nature of the crime, the details surrounding the murder will be withheld until police release an official statement.

This is a developing story, and more details will follow at a later stage.

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