A 32-year-old Scottsville man was stabbed to death in the early hours of Monday.
Kraaifontein police spokesman Captain Hein Hendricks said the victim was found with a stab wound to the neck in Graymaur Street. Police are investigating a murder.
Family and friends have expressed their grief and shock on Facebook at the death of Xavier Martin.
Calls to the family home went unanswered.
Captain Hendricks urged anyone with information to contact the station’s detectives at 082 469 3319.