Body found ‘in| pool of blood’
in a few days. Curran’s phone was the only item stolen from the apartment.
“I know our many volunteers and supporters will be very sad to hear this tragic news,” said Niall Mellon, chief executive of Mellon Educate.
Police spokesperson Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana said Curran had been found “in a pool of blood. The victim had open wounds to his head and face”.
Detectives were following up possible leads.
Every year, Mellon Educate brings volunteers from all over the world to Africa to build educational infrastructure in poor communities. To date, the charity has built 16 new schools and renovated many more.