Western Cape Police say the motive for yet another group killing in the province, is unknown at this stage.

Four men have been shot and killed in the quiet, picturesque town of Tulbagh.

A fifth man is currently in hospital.

Police say a 72-hour activation plan to snuff out the suspects, has been launched.

Provincial police spokesperson Colonel Andrè Traut said, “The bodies of the four victims aged between 28 and 35 were discovered at a residence in Jooste Street at around 21:00. The fifth victim, also a male was admitted to the hospital for treatment. The motive for the murders and attempted murder is yet to be determined”.