A 68 year old Patrick Mahlatsi was found murdered in the early hours of yesterday morning at his home in Zone 11, Sebokeng. According to the family, another member of the family who stays in an outside shack discovered the deceased. The relative decided to check on Patrick in the house after not seeing him since Saturday. The family member said when he entered the house; he found the deceased covered in a blanket with his hands and feet tied together.

According to the source who told the reporter.today that it is still unclear of what had happened to him, however there was a pair shoes found at the crime scene that did not belong to the victim. The family said they were left distraught by the incident and are seeking assistance from anyone who may have information on what have happened. Sebokeng police spokesperson Captain Teboho Lephoto said a robbery and murder case has been opened and the matter is under investigation.

Report by: Cornelius D. Mofokeng.