Media Statement from Eastern Cape Media Centre
Corporate Communication and Liaison|
South African Police Service
East London Cluster: East London and Mthatha K9 police Search and Rescue divers found the body of a drowned person in the Bulolo dam, Port St Johns today.
The Search and Rescue Unit officers were dispatched to the scene after people lodged a complaint of person drowned in the river.
It is still unclear as to how the drowning took place.
The body was pulled from the river today after a brief search. The body was handed over to Port St Johns police.
An inquest docket is under investigation.
Police would like to urge anyone with a missing relative to contact Port St Johns police station on 047 564 1189 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111.
Enquiries: Capt Nkosikho Mzuku: 082 301 7345
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