Man found dead in canal at Omusati

An adult Namibian male from Omakuku village in Omusati region was found dead in the canal near Onambelela in the early morning hours of Friday.

Speaking to Nampa on Friday, Warrant Officer Anna Kunga from Nampol Public relations office Omusati region said the deceased was found in canal at around 7:45 by a person who was walking alongside the canal.

She said the last time the deceased was seen alive was on Thursday at night at his home village.

She said is the deceased is suspected to have drowned in the canal during the night adding that there is no suspected foul play in the matter.

The name of the deceased is withheld as the next of kin are yet to be informed.

Kunga said the police investigation continues.

Source: Namibia Press Agency