Kimberley farmer discovers decomposed body

The farmer made the discovery while tending to his fields on Saturday.

FILE: The body was discovered next to an electricity pole in the veld. Picture: sxc.hu.

CAPE TOWN - A farmer has discovered a decomposed body on his property in Kimberley in the Northern Cape.

The farmer made the discovery while tending to his fields yesterday.

The police's Sergio Kock says, "The body was discovered next to an electricity pole in the veld. He was bare chested and dressed in blue trousers."