Farmer, wife and daughter killed
Kimberley - A Northern Cape farmer, his wife and daughter were killed on a farm near Griekwastad, police said on Saturday.
Police were investigating a triple murder after the bodies of Deon Steenkamp, his wife Christelle and 14-year-old daughter Marthella were found in the house, Colonel Hendrik Swart said.
The incident happened on the farm Naauwhoek near Griekwastad at around 18:00 on Friday. The victims were all shot.
Swart said the bodies were discovered by the couple's 17-year-old son Don, who was not at home at the time of the murders.
The investigation is continuing.
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