Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Sasolburg: Police in Zamdela are investigating triple murders after a mother and her two children were found dead on Sunday, 17 May.

In the morning of Sunday; 17 May 2020, the police were called to a house at 4269 Extension 3 Zamdela, where on arrival they found the body of a female and two kids in the bedroom. All deceased appeared to have been stabbed with a sharp object.

Preliminary investigation revealed that the deceased, a 37 year old mother and her two children, both boys, aged 9 and 2 were killed between 22:00 the previous night and 05:00 in the morning.

The 16 year-old boy who was also in the house at the time of the incident, was unharmed. The husband was not found at the house and the police are still trying to trace his whereabouts.

Investigation continues and no one has been arrested.

Anyone with information should please contact the police in Zamdela or call Crime Stop at 08600 10111, alternatively send information via MySAPS App.