The 72 hour activation strategy has been implemented after the body of a 66 year old man, Mark John Mullen, was found in his house on 10 January 2020, in Kunene Park, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape.
It is alleged at about 14:45, a friend left after visiting Mullen at his house in Arlington Street.
Mullen’s wife arrived home at about 16:40 and found him lying on the floor. He had sustained multiple stab wounds. Entrance into the house was gained through the lounge window.
Mullen was wheelchair bound due to the loss of a leg. At this stage the only visible item taken is a Samsung TV.
The house was ransacked and an inventory of stolen items is yet to be compiled.
Kabega Park detectives is appealing to anyone who can assist them in tracing the suspect/s or may have seen any suspicious activity in the vicinity to contact D/W/O Bertus Blom on 082 303 0064 or 041 397 6833 or the nearest police station or Crime Stop 08600 10111 alternatively the MySAPS app which is also available for South African citizens to download onto their smartphones.
All information is strictly confidential