The body of a man who had been stabbed to death was found in Walmer Township at the weekend.
Police spokesman Warrant-Officer Alwin Labans said the body of Nkompela Mphanphisi, 28, was found in Wesleyan Street at about 3am on Saturday.
“Residents found the deceased with stab wounds to his head and chest,” he said. “Information about the incident is limited at this stage.”
Police are investigating a case of murder.