The police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man in his 60s whose body was found in shallow water along Kleinmond Beach over the weekend.
According to reports, a search for the 60-year-old man was launched when he didn’t return home from walking his dog on Saturday morning.
While searching for him along the sand dunes, his body was discovered floating in the shallow water later the afternoon.
Police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel André Traut says a post-mortem will be conducted to determine the cause of death.
“A death inquest case docket has been registered after the body of a 60-year-old man was found on the beach in Kleinmond,” he adds.