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Four Family Members Found Murdered in Welkom

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Welkom- The police in Thabong are looking for suspects implicated in the murder of four family members last night.

“On Monday, 30 August 2021 at about 21:00, four unknown armed men allegedly entered a house at New Stands, Thabong. Without a warning the suspects fired random shots at family members inside the house”, said Brigadier Motantsi Makhele

“Four of them were fatally wounded, a 59-year-old woman, 31-year-old woman, 23-year-old man and a 10-year-old girl”.

“Two boys aged 6 and 9 years managed to escape and alerted the neighbours.”


The motive for this gruesome killings is unknown and a manhunt has been launched to trace these killers.

Anyone with information that can lead to the arrests of the suspects, should please contact Detective Constable Keke Sithole of Thabong Serious and Violent Crime at 060 985 9276 or call Crime Stop at 08600 10111, alternatively send information via MySAPS App.


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