Eastern Cape police investigate initiation death
By Khanyisa Tabata
19 June 2011
A young man has died in the Eastern Cape after an initiation ceremony.
Police spokesperson Mzukisi Fatyela says the 19-year-old apparently tried to make his way to hospital in Fort Gale, Mthatha, but passed away during the night.
His body was covered in bruises and scratches, indicating that he may have been assaulted. Members of the public found his body along a footpath.