Tshinanne Ratombo (66) missing 

By Angie Nkuna

Thohoyandou- The South African Police Service in Thohoyandou has launched a massive search operation following the disappearance of a 66-year-old man Joseph Tshinanne Ratombo of Tshisaulu village who was last seen on the 23rd November 2018.


According to the investigations conducted by the police in the area, the old man left home to visit relatives at Khalavha village but failed to reach the destination.

“A search operation by the police was conducted at his friends, relatives and surrounding areas but without fruitful results.

“The victim who is reportedly suffering from a mental illness, was last seen wearing a yellow t-shirt , a grey pair of trousers and sleepers.

“The police appeal to anyone with information that can help find the victim to contact Sergeant Kwinda at 083 355 2787 or at 015 960 1000, the police emergency number 0860010111, the Crime SMS Line 32211 or the nearest police station.

“Police investigations continue.” added Constable Maphure Manamela.