Port Elizabeth: SAPS Gelvandale detectives are seeking the community’s assistance relating to two incidents which allegedly took place in their policing precinct.
In the first case, it is alleged that on 4 June 2018 at about 17:40, a 24-year-old blind person was fatally injured while crossing Standford Road. The victim was with a helper at the time of the accident. The driver of a taxi failed to stop after the accident. Investigations led police to a house in Mbete Street in Kwanoxolo where is it alleged that the driver of the taxi may have been living.
Police urgently want to locate Mr James Cabula who may assist them in their investigation.
In the second case, police are urgently trying to trace any person who can assist them in their investigation of a murder case. It is alleged that on 1 January 2018 at about 03:30 the body of a male was found lying in Pienaar Street. It is alleged that the victim was walking alone when he was shot at the back of his head by unknown person/s. Gelvandale police is appealing to anyone who may know of or has witnessed such incident to contact them.
All information supplied is strictly confidential and callers have the right to remain anonymous. The investigating officer in both cases is Detective Sergeant Kazlynne Bezuidenhout of SAPS Gelvandale and she may be contacted on 079 912 1277 or Crime Stop at 0860010111.
Source: South African Police Service