By Mbulelo Sisulu
King Williams Town police are looking for suspects who shot and killed two family members and injured another two on August 14 at about 23:00 at Ngxoki Village in Ngcobo.
It is alleged that the 60-year-old woman was at her homestead together with her children watching TV. An unknown number of suspects entered the house and started firing shots towards them. The 60-year-old woman and her son, 32, were fatally wounded while the daughters aged between 10 and 17 sustained gunshot wounds and were rushed to hospital for medical attention.
Police spokeperson Colonel Sibongile Soci said two cases of murder and attempted murder were opened. The police are following the leads to track and trace the suspects.
“Anyone who can assist the police investigation with any information that can lead to the arrests of the perpetrators can contact Sgt Luzuko Gcelu at 0738251930 or 047- 5480017. Information can also be shared on SAPS Crime Stop 08600 10111 or *134*10111#
All shared information will be treated with strict confidentiality,” said Colonel Soci.