A determined effort to bring a fugitive murder suspect to justice, authorities in Middelburg are on a relentless hunt for Nqubeko Bright Mchunu, a 41-year-old man who skipped bail after being accused of a murder dating back to August 2022. This shocking crime shook the peaceful town of Middelburg to its core.
Mchunu was arrested and granted bail while awaiting trial. However, his sudden disappearance has raised alarm bells among law enforcement agencies and the local community. The last known address for Nqubeko Bright Mchunu was in Mbongolweni, located in the Eshowe region of KwaZulu Natal’s KZN Province. This crucial detail has sparked a collaborative effort between Middelburg police and their colleagues in KZN to track down the fugitive.
The intensive manhunt is a testament to the unyielding commitment of law enforcement in the pursuit of justice. Local residents are also being urged to help in any way they can by providing tips or information that might lead to Mchunu’s capture.
The Middelburg community remains hopeful that, with the joint efforts of the police, Nqubeko Bright Mchunu will soon be caught and brought to justice. This would offer closure to the victim’s family and the entire community. The search for the fugitive is ongoing, with authorities determined to see this case through to its rightful conclusion.
— SA Police Service 🇿🇦 (@SAPoliceService) October 20, 2023