Family of three found murdered in their home


The police are investigating a case of murder after a family was found murdered in their home in Sunrise near De Aar. The bodies of 40-year-old Glenwill Makaleni, 38-year-old Gladys Makaleni and their son, 10-year-old Gladwill Makaleni were discovered in their home in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Police spokesperson Olebogeng Tawana said: “A family of three was discovered in the early hours of Saturday morning fatally stabbed, cold bloodedly in their home at Caroluspoort Street, Montana, De Aar. The deceased’s home was locked from inside, the investigation team had to cut off the burglar bars to gain entrance into the deceased family’s home.”

No arrests have been made, and police encourage anyone with information to contact them immediately. Contact the investigating officer Detective Captain Kobus Nel on 072 5633 366 / Sunrise police on 053 6329 800 / crime stop 08600 10111. All shared information shall be treated with strictest confidentiality.

Seithati Semenokane / Courant News