“He called us from Pretoria on Monday afternoon, 28 September. We got friends up there to take him to the bus station and he arrived home early on Tuesday, 29 September,” his mother, Sally Schulze, told South Coast Sun.
“He is shaken up, but okay. It’s a relief he’s back. We haven’t as yet asked him any questions as to how he got to Pretoria.”
Van der Berg disappeared from his home on Sunday, 19 September at about 7pm.
Following van der Berg’s disappearance, his family opened a missing person’s case at the Amazimtoti police station.
News of his disappearance was posted on various social media platforms and the family received a number of calls from the public who had seen him.
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– Caxton News Service