Tebogo Msimanga |
Morokweng police in the North West Province opened an inquest docket for investigation after three children aged four, five and six were found dead at Botsalano village on Wednesday, 18 November 2020.
Northwest Police Spokesperson Sabata Mokgwabone said according to reports, the grandmother left the children in the yard at around 10:00 am to attend a funeral service in the same village.
“She returned home at about 15:30 and found the minors’ lifeless bodies inside an old and unused vehicle that was parked in the yard. Of the three children, two of them are siblings while the six-year-old, is a neighbours’ child.” Explained Mokgwabone.
Members of the community and parents are urged to take proper care of their children to avoid tragic incidents such as this one.