September 08 2006 at 01:08PM
A 27-year-old man was found murdered in his bakkie in Embalenhle township outside Secunda, Mpumalanga, police said on Friday.
The man, identified only as Mr Botha, was shot in the left hand side of his face and the bullet went through his right eye, said Inspector Thabiso Ncongwane.
Nothing appeared to have been stolen from the bakkie, and he was found with R1 020 in his possession.
No further details were available at this stage, Ncongwane said. - Sapa