Mfuleni Police have launched an investigation after two people were killed in a suspected mob justice attack.
Authorities responded to a complaint about assault of people in the Bardale Informal Settlement on Monday.
It’s alleged that the victims committed theft at a house.
Upon their arrival the police found three men bludgeoned to death.
The police spokesperson Captain FC van Wyk said,
“A 41-year-old man from Bardale Informal Settlement, Mfuleni, was declared dead on the scene. A second unknown male victim died on his way to hospital, while the third victim was transported to a nearby hospital for medical treatment. A double murder case and attempted murder were registered for investigation purposes”.