Police in Durban are investigating a case of murder after the body of a 30-year-old man was found in his room at the Durban University of Technology (DUT) residence.

Police spokesperson Thembeka Mbhele has urged community members to come forward with information that can assist officers in their investigation.

“A case of murder is investigated at Berea Police Station after the body of a 30-year-old male was found dead in his room in the campus with an assault wounds. At the moment, the police are following information. There is no arrest and the motive of the killing is unknown. While during initial investigations police discovered his vehicle was taken and it was later recovered at L Section uMlaz. There is no arrest at the moment,” says Mbhele.