SAPS NEWS EC: Well Known Businessman Murdered during Business Robbery

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Media Statement from Eastern Cape Media CentreCorporate Communication and LiaisonSouth African Police Service

KING WILLIAM’S TOWN: The Indwe SAPS are investigating a murder and robbery case of the late, 55 year old Mr Thai Sheng Chang also known as Danny. It is alleged that on Thursday, 04 October 2018 at about 19: 00 at Tilnery Street Indwe, Mr Chang a well-known business man from Indwe was busy closing his liquor outlet and had an undisclosed amount of cash with him.

It was at this time that he was approached by four suspects who fired shots and robbed him of his cash. Mr Chang was fatally wounded in the process.

The suspects then fled the scene after the incident. No arrests have been effected yet as the perpetrators are unknown and still at large.

The Cluster Commander Col Gezani condemned this senseless murder and appealed to the community to please assist us in the investigation. The SAPS of Indwe request anyone with information regarding the case to contact the investigating officer, Cst Dakela at cell nr 0781598360.


Enquiries: Captain Ursula Roelofse - 082 779 7109