An unidentified man found was stoned to death in Bloemfontein at the weekend, Free State police said on Monday.
“A resident on his way to work found the man in a pool of blood next to a railway line in Mannion Street, Oranjesig, on Sunday morning and four large blood-stained stones were found next to him.”Captain Chaka Marope said.
The man believed to be in his 30s, had wounds to the upper body, including his face and head. He was wearing blue jeans, black Puma shoes, a blue and grey T-shirt, and a black and white cap.
The victim had the number 34 written on his right hand. The murder is suspected to be gang related and no arrests have been made yet.