ACT Policing has released an image of homicide victim Nicholas Sofer-Schreiber.
About 3.30pm on Saturday (December 28), police were called to a check-welfare at Mr Sofer-Schreiber’s residence in Hall Street, Lyneham.
Friends of Mr Sofer-Schreiber gained entry after seeing him on the floor, ACT Ambulance Service attended and police arrived a short time later.
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The 27-year-old was found deceased and a crime scene was established.
Due to multiple stab wounds the death of Mr Sofer-Schreiber is being treated as a homicide and is currently being investigated by detectives from ACT Policing Criminal Investigations.
Mr Sofer-Schreiber was last seen on Boxing Day (December 26).
Police are appealing for anyone who may have been in contact with Mr Sofer-Schreiber, or who may have information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or via www.act.crimestoppers.com.au. Information can be provided anonymously.
[Courtesy ACT Policing]