Do you know this boy? Police are looking for the family of a young boy who was found in Butterworth on Sunday. 


Police spokesperson Captain Siphokazi Mawisa said the boy was found at the Ndabakazi Junction in Butterworth.

“The boy estimated to be 11-years-old was found by the community members who took him to the Police Station. 

“Police tried to find his name and he doesn’t talk nor write his name.”

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Mawisa furthermore said preliminary investigation was done with no success.

The SAPS calls any family member who can identify him to contact Butterworth SAPS on 047 401 1124 or, alternatively, Captain Joy Feketshane on 082 399 0029.

Meanwhile, police found the bodies of two men in different parts in KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday. 

Police discovered the bodies of a 22-year-old man and a 69-year-old man were found in different areas of KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday. 


“Police divers from Durban and Port Shepstone Search and Rescue, K9 SAR and Metro Police SAR were called out to Magabeni for a drowning following a cleansing ritual in the Mgababa river near the Hlanzeni.” 

It said the body of a 22-year-old male was recovered from the river. 

Meanwhile also on Sunday members from DBN SAPS #SearchAndRescue, K9 SAR & Metro SAR were called out to the Hillcrest area.

Police recovered the body of a 69-year-old man down a steep embankment in the bushes alongside Mepho Road near the Waters edge of Inanda Dam. 

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An inquest docket has opened and will be investigated.

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