Newcastle SAPS is looking to the community for assistance in solving two cases, that of a missing person and that of a murder.
In the first case, Newcastle SAPS is appealing to the community for assistance in locating Siyanda Mthimuye.
Siyanda is 32 years old and has been missing from his place of work, Sindwezama Transport, Watt Street in the Industrial area, since February 1.
If anyone knows of his whereabouts, they can contact Detective Warrant Officer K Landman on 079 500 0526.
Furthermore, the Newcastle SAPS is searching for witnesses involving a murder which took place on January 17, where a man was fatally stabbed.
Newcastle police spokesperson, Captain Jabulani Ncube explains the murder took place between 9pm and 10pm at the open veld next to the Newcastle Mall.
“We are appealing to anyone who can assist with information or who witnessed the murder to come forward to assist the police with their investigations.”
Anyone who has information on the murder can contact Detective Warrant Officer K Landman on 079 500 0526.
Be sure to contact the Newcastle SAPS if you are able to assist their investigations in any way.