Police still searching for Gariep drowning victim


Members of the diving unit of the South African Police Service will today continue their search for Lebohang Matsoso who allegedly fell overboard during a boat cruise at the Gariepdam resort.

This is according to police spokesperson, Colonel Thandi Mbambo, who told Bloemfontein Courant that the incident took place over the weekend. “Matsoso was on a boat cruise with his family and friends when the incident happened,” said Mbambo.

It is alleged that Matsoso was taking photos with his cellular phone when he fell into the water. An inquest docket has been opened for investigation and the search for Matsoso will continue today.

Pierce van Heerden