EC: East London Cluster 2018-09-06:
An inquest docket has been opened for investigation at Buffalo Flats police station following the tragic death of an 11-year-old boy.
It is alleged that the boy went to play with his friends yesterday and did not return home. Family and friends looked for him in vain.
Today during a search by the SAPS and members of the community, his lifeless body was found. It is believed that he was electrocuted through an illegal electrical connection. A post-mortem will be conducted to establish the cause of his death.