THE Namibian Police Force in Oshana Region has requested the public to help identify the remains of an unknown male person that was discovered under the Sky Bridge at Oshakati.
The unnatural death of the man was confirmed by the Oshana Regional Police Spokesperson Warrant Officer Frieda Shikole and she said the body was discovered at around 12:30 by members of public on Wednesday who then alerted the police.
“The cause of death is not yet known but the deceased had a slight wound on the top of his head and was bleeding from his nose at the time of his death,” said Shikole.
She added that the man was found fully dressed in a blue overall jacket and blue trousers which is branded with the Coca Cola logo, a brown belt, brown T-shirt underneath and a blue Reebok T-shirt, brown work shoes and grey socks. Warrant Officer Shikole said that the age of the deceased person is estimated to be between 40 and 50 years.
According To Warrant Officer Shikole a post mortem examination is going to be performed to determine the actual cause of death. At this stage the police suspect no foul play.
Any person who might know the identity of the deceased person is requested to contact the nearest police station.