Police seek murder victim’s family

Police are trying to find the family of a man who was murdered last year.

Captain Ian Williams, the spokesperson for Mitchell’s Plain police station, said Christopher Hermanus, 42, was found dead in Tafelsig on Monday February 17, 2020.

Mr Hermanus’ body was found after residents in Langeberg Street, Tafelsig, had heard gunshots at 7.55pm and alerted the police, he said.

Upon investigation, Mr Hermanus was found dead with gunshot wounds to his face. A case of murder was opened.

Captain Williams has asked that anyone who knows the whereabouts of Mr Hermanus’ family to contact the investigator, Detective-Constable Theodoric Cloete, at 079 894 1511.