SAPS Dieprivier can confirm that during the early hours of Saturday the 29th, a fire broke out on the M3 freeway near the Constantia turn off in the southerly direction. It appears that the fire was started for cooking by a homeless person and the wind was quite strong at around 35kmph.
When police officers arrived on the scene the blaze was already quite fierce. Fire-fighters were summoned and the fire was contained.
Officers noticed what appeared to be the burnt remains of a body. Forensics was called and it was confirmed as a body.
An inquest case was opened, at this stage the body has not been identified nor has the gender been established .
Anyone with information can contact D/Capt Raj Naicker on 021 7107345.
(CONSTANTIA VALLEY CRIME WATCH)
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