Bo­dy of mis­sing Sed­ge man found

Knysna-Plett Herald - - Misdaad | Crime -

It was con­fir­med on Tu­es­day 10 A­pril, that Knys­na po­li­ce ha­ve o­pe­ned an in­quest doc­ket in­to the de­ath of the 77-y­e­ar-old mis­sing per­son from Sed­ge­field last week.

At the ti­me the po­li­ce re­que­sted any as­sis­tan­ce in fin­ding the man from the com­mu­ni­ty.

Sout­hern Ca­pe po­li­ce spo­kes­per­son Cap­tain Mal­colm Po­jie con­fir­med that the bo­dy of 77-y­e­ar-old An­tho­ny Turn­bill, who was re­por­ted mis­sing, was found at Be­go­nia S­treet, Sed­ge­field on Sun­day 1 A­pril at a­bout 17:30.

“A mem­ber of the pu­blic found the bo­dy in the bus­hes with a guns­hot wound to the he­ad. The po­li­ce al­so found a fi­re­arm that be­lon­ged to the de­ce­a­sed at the sce­ne. No foul play is sus­pected.”

Cap­tain Po­jie said a post­mor­tem to de­ter­mi­ne the cau­se of de­ath will be con­ducted la­ter t­his week and the in­ves­ti­ga­ti­on con­ti­nues. –

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