Murders investigated

2018-11-06 06:00

Police are investigating a case of double murder after two bodies were found on the grounds of Cascade Primary School on Saturday 27 October at 04:23.

Mitchell’s Plain police attended to a complaint of two bodies lying on the school sports field.

On arrival at the scene, police saw the bodies of an unknown man and woman. They have since been identified.

Both deceased had gunshot wounds to their heads.

The deceased are estimated to be aged between 25 and 30.

It is alleged that gunshots were heard in the area at about 02:00. No suspects have been arrested.

The circumstances surrounding the incident are still being investigated.

V Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the investigating officer, Detective Constable Sibongile Mantyi, on 082 777 8076.


Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.