Inquest into the deaths of four

Wet & Orde / Law Enforcement

Police in Paballelo opened an inquest docket into the deaths of a family of four. On Saturday,11 February 2017 at approximately 18:15, Paballelo police discovered four family members dead in their own house at Asia Street, Paballelo.

Police suspect that a 37-year-old man, who was the husband of a 35-year-old woman and a father of a 3-year-old girl and a 5-year-old boy, could have poisoned the family and subsequently hanged himself.


Investigation continues.