Help identify body found in Retreat

The burnt body of an unidentified female was found in Crestway Road.

Steenberg police have asked for the community’s assistance after the burnt body of a female was discovered on Monday January 2 behind the Retreat post office in Crestway Road.

The body was found wrapped in blankets.

Provincial police spokesperson Wesley Twigg said a post mortem will be conducted to determine the cause of death and encouraged anyone with information to come forward.

Anyone with information can contact Crime Stop anonymously on 08600 10111 or Steenberg police on 021 702 9000.