Eastern Cape Safety MEC to meet with family of murdered Tsolo victims.

Posted on June 10, 2024
by Yashmika Dukaran

Eastern Cape Safety MEC Xolile Nqatha plans to visit the family of six individuals who were tragically shot and killed last week in Tsolo. Nqatha, accompanied by the police, will provide the family with updates on the progress of the investigation and the pursuit of suspects.

According to Police Spokesperson Priscilla Naidu, the incident occurred at the grandfather's homestead in Mpoza location, where a 43-year-old male was fatally shot. Additionally, the bodies of a 73-year-old and a 75-year-old male were discovered in the same vicinity with gunshot wounds. Three more bodies, aged between 62 and 67, were found nearby.

Naidu states that all victims were related, but the motive behind the shootings remains unknown.