Police were at the scene of a triple murder of a woman and her two daughters in Durban on Friday.
It is understood that the bodies of the woman and her 16-year-old daughter were found gagged in their flat at Tasvir Mansions in Longcroft‚ Phoenix‚ early on Friday morning.
The teen’s sister‚ 22‚ was initially thought to be missing from the home.
Police mounted a search while waiting for crime scene technicians to examine the scene. Shortly after noon‚ the woman’s body was found stuffed in a cupboard.
Police spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Thulani Zwane had not responded to questions at the time of publishing.
This is a developing story.