Police seek community assistance in locating missing person

DESPATCH – SAPS Despatch is urgently seeking the community’s assistance in locating a 37-year-old man. On the morning of 1 May 2022 George Fredrik Stefanus van der Merwe left his residence in Despatch and never returned.

George van der Merwe was clad in a pair of blue jeans, a black top and black shoes at the time of his disappearance. He has various tattoos: A cross with the names: ‘Natasha and Cindy’ on his back; a flower with an angel on his back; two dragons on his stomach; the wording ‘What am I’ on the left arm and the wording ‘Hope, faith and love’ on the right arm.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is urged to contact the investigating officer, Detective Warrant Officer Mario Jonck on 0848109078, 041 9338000, SAPS Crime Stop 08600 10111 or contact the nearest police station.

Source: South African Police Service