A man has been charged with the murder of a man he found in Perth’s CBD.
Key points:A 41-year-old man was found dead in the street in Perth on Monday morningA man has also been charged over the death of the 41-years-oldThe man is a convicted sex offender, with two previous convictionsPolice have appealed for anyone with information about the case to contact Crime Stoppers.
The 41-minute ordeal started around 7:45am when officers were called to a busy shopping centre in the CBD after a man was reported missing.
The man was pronounced dead on arrival at the scene.
Police have launched an investigation into the death.
The WA Police Service said on its website that the man had been reported missing to police in January and that a search warrant had been executed.
“Police will continue to investigate this matter and we will not tolerate anyone’s conduct that threatens the integrity of the police force,” the service said.
“Anyone with information that can assist police should contact Crime Spokes Officer Andrew Houghton on 1300 333 000 or anonymously call Crime Stokes on 1800 333 000.”‘
He was very quiet’Mr Stollery said he first saw the man walking towards his home in his driveway.
“He was so quiet he didn’t say a word,” he said.
Police are appealing for anyone who saw the suspect on the night of the murder to contact them.