Tuesday, 18 August 2015 12:50:14 PM
A body found in a Glebe park at the weekend has been identified as Jacky Ho, a 39-year-old man from the Sydney CBD.
Police were called to Wentworth Park just before 1pm on Saturday (15 August 2015), after a member of the public found a body under a tree.
A crime scene was established and forensically examined, before the body was taken to Glebe Morgue.
Yesterday (Monday 17 August 2015), the body was formally identified as Jacky Ho.
A post-mortem was also undertaken yesterday, revealing that Mr Ho had died as a result of physical trauma, including a cut throat.
Strike Force Kooyong, comprising detectives from the Homicide Squad and Leichhardt Local Area Command, has been formed to investigate Mr Ho’s death and police are eager to hear from anyone who may be able to assist.
Mr Ho was last seen alive around 1.30am on Saturday morning in the near vicinity of Wentworth Park.
Physically, he was of Asian appearance, 166cm tall, of solid/chubby build, with short, dark hair. He was wearing a grey long-sleeve top, dark blue jeans and blue shoes.
Mr Ho lived in the Sydney CBD and was regularly seen there in recent weeks.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.