Police are offering a R50 000 reward for information that might lead to the arrest of two suspects responsible for the dumping of a body in the bush next to the Webster Street extension on Tuesday evening.
According to Provincial Police Communications Head, Motlafela Mojapelo the deceased was identified as Marks Rambau (48), a deputy director of the Department of Transport and Community Safety. Rambau is from Ga-Masia in the Vhembe District and was currently staying at Ivy Park, Polokwane.
The deceased’s body was allegedly dumped and set alight by what appeared to be a couple driving a blue Volkswagen Polo. A security officer at a nearby premises allegedly witnessed the whole ordeal who subsequently informed Police, according to Mojapelo.
The motive for the killing is still unknown.
Anyone with information can contact investigating officers Captain Sekhwela on 072 717 8344 or Captain Ntini on 073 149 0140 or report to the nearest Police station.
Story: RC Myburgh