Two decomposed bodies found
13 Nov 2017 17:40pm
WINDHOEK, 13 NOV (NAMPA) - The decomposed body of a 54-year-old man, identified as Ananias Nambahu, was found at Onathinge-North village in the Onayena Constituency of the Oshikoto Region on Sunday.
The cause of his death is unknown at this stage, Namibian Police Inspector Pendukeni Haikali said in a police report on Monday.
The deceased, who was found in his hut by neighbours at around 08h00, is believed to have been mentally challenged and lived alone.
A post mortem is yet to be conducted and his next of kin are informed.
In the //Kharas Region, another decomposed body was found on Sunday in an area near the Fish River between Tses and Berseba.
The deceased was allegedly stabbed with an unknown object at an unknown time, causing his death.
The body was allegedly later fastened onto a car and dragged to the area where it was found concealed under stones.
The deceased has been identified as 44-year-old Josef Oliefant, who allegedly went missing on 05 November 2017.
His next of kin are informed and police have arrested a 32-year-old suspect in connection with the murder.
Police investigations into both matters continue.