Zhombe – Police is calling for assistance from the community to identify a body of a man who died from public assault injuries.
The incident occurred at Zhombe Shopping Centre, Kwekwe on 29 October 2022 around 1am.
Upon the coverage of the story by the media when the incident happened, no relative came forward to claim the body.
Circumstances given are that the now deceased, a man who is around 33 years old was found stealing groceries at a shop.
He was assaulted several times all over the body with unknown objects and sustained severe injuries.
Police attended the scene and found deceased’s body on the ground.
The deceased was putting on a pair of blue work-suit trouser with a black belt, blue jacket with a zip and a blue t-shirt.
Midlands Provincial Police Spokesperson, Inspector Emmanuel Mahoko is calling for relatives missing their loved one to come forward and identify the person.
“Members of the public missing a relative matching the description given above may approach Zhombe Police or any nearest Police station.
“The body is being held at Kwekwe General Hospital Mortuary.
“The deceased had no particulars on his person making the identification of the body very difficult.
“Members of the public must appreciate that it is always important to have identification particulars on them at all times and where possible have a trusted person know your movements. These will come handy when need arise,” he added.