Boy (15) found dead in Jericho

Jericho police are investigating a case of culpable homicide. This occurred 5 September, 2015 at about 17:00 in Jericho. The case involves a 15-year-old boy, who was found dead.

The police and Emergency Medical Rescue Services were engaged in the incident when the victim was declared dead.

The information that the police acquired was that it was alleged that the deceased was with his friends in a minibus taxi coming from Borakalalo and heading to Jericho. It is however not clear what exactly had happened. It is alleged that the deceased fell out of the minibus taxi.

The police have established an intensive investigation to detect the exact cause of the boy’s death. Anyone that has any information that could shed light the mentioned case is asked to contact investigating officer Manota on 072 4199 348 or the Jericho Station Commander Captain Mhlongo on 082 4202 855.