Soweto police are investigating the murder of musician Rowick “Deep” Stevens’, whose body was found in Eldorado Park at the weekend.
News of the DJ’s death was first posted on Multi-Racial Records’ Facebook page on Thursday.
A statement then appeared on the artist’s official Facebook page.
It’s with great shock, sadness and a heavy heart that We inform the public that Rowick “Deep” Stevens was killed on Sunday 24th April 2016, Our deepest condolences to the Steven’s family and friends , further information cannot be divulged at this point of time as the matter is currently under investigation, we ask the members of the public and media to respect the Stevens’ family and friends at this time of grieving .
ccording to Stevens’ brother, Garth, the Deeper Than The Ocean artist’s body was found in Eldorado Park on Sunday. A case of murder has been opened with Kliptown SAPS and is under investigation. No further details are currently available.
Condolences and messages from fans and fellow musicians remembering Stevens have poured out on Twitter under the hashtag #RowickDeep and #JusticeForRowick.
— DopeMan Go! (@realCooley_S) April 28, 2016
— Mooki OutNow (@AeroManyelo) April 29, 2016