Children and dad found strangled
A neighbour found the bodies of the children aged 7 and 9 while their mother was at work, and that of the husband
Two children have been found strangled and their father hanged in their Mossel Bay home, Western Cape police said on Monday.
A neighbour found their bodies on Sunday while their mother was at work, Captain Bernadine Steyn said.
The children, aged nine and seven, were lying on a bed. It appeared that they had been strangled. The father was hanging from a rope tied to the rafters in another room in the house.
An autopsy will be conducted.