Police search for killer

Athlone police are searching for the killer of a 35-year-old man who was stabbed to death in Gatesville.

According to Sergeant Zita Norman, spokeswoman for Athlone SAPS, the deceased was keeping watch over one of the fruit and vegetable stalls opposite Golden Plate in Gatesville on Thursday June 27. He took a walk and was later found by one of his friends in an alley behind Golden Plate with stab wounds to his chest.

He was declared dead on the scene. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information can contact Athlone police station on 021 697 9238/39.