Decomposed body found in lake in Maraisburg

Johannesburg Metro Police cordoned off the area earlier on Wednesday when the body was discovered.

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JOHANNESBURG - A decomposed body has been found in a lake in Maraisburg, west of Johannesburg.

Johannesburg Metro Police cordoned off the area earlier on Wednesday when the body was discovered.

Police are investigating how the body ended up in the lake.

Johannesburg Metro Police Senior Superintendent Wayne Minnaar says, “The body was found in a lake near Bosmont, on the southern side of Maraisburg onramp. Officers were called, lanes were closed as officers removed the body.”

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)