UPINGTON – Northern Cape police have opened an inquest docket after the body of a 61-year-old man was found in a river.
Peter Aubrey Kroutz was reported missing on Tuesday. He was originally from De Aar and had been visiting his family in Stasiekamp, Upington, for the December holidays, said police spokesperson Brigadier Mohale Ramatseba.
“His body was removed from a river and an inquest will be registered to investigate the cause of his death,” said Ramatseba.
*Article adapted from News 24