Woman's decomposed body found in Fish River at Mariental

04 Mar 2019 15:40pm
REHOBOTH, 04 MAR (NAMPA) – The decomposed body of a woman believed to be in her twenties was found floating in the Fish River near Mariental on Friday.
The Namibian Police Force (NamPol)’s crime investigations coordinator for the Hardap Region, Deputy Commissioner Eric Clay told Nampa on Monday the body was discovered by a passer-by who was collecting firewood around 11h00.
“At this stage, the cause of death is unknown and a post-mortem will be conducted to determine the cause of death,” Clay said.
The police in the Hardap Region further requested the public to contact them for the purpose of identifying the body if they have a missing female relative, or to contact the nearest police station.
(NAMPA)
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