Tebogo Msiimanga |
The police arrested a family of three which include a father, daughter and son after they reportedly killed his wife in Evaton. On 10 July 2023, the police were called to a murder scene by the father.
Gauteng Police spokesperson Colonel Dimakatso Nevhuhulwi upon arrival, a body of a woman was found mutulated. “The suspects alleges that the victim who was their mother and wife to their father was demon possessed and they were performing an exorcism procedure on her which required them to cut some part of her body”.
The Provincial Commissioner of the police in Gauteng, Lieutenant General Elias Mawela has condemned the incident and urged the public to always seeks professional help such as psychological, spiriual and social welfare services that are at their disposal within their communities.
The three suspects aged 24, 26 and 61 years are expected to appear before a Magistrates’ Court soon on charges of murder. Police investigation continues.