Son Kills Mother and later dies after being hit by a vehicle in Matanzima Street, Kwanobuhle main road, South Africa.
According to South African Police, a 26-year-old man who was accused of killing his 72-year-old mother in Mondile Street, Kwanobuhle, South Africa, have died from injuries sustained after being hit by a car.
The police revealed that the woman was sleeping in the living room of her deceased daughter’s home around 2:00 a.m. when her son entered the room.
According to the report, there was a serious ruckus between the two of them after which a hammer was repeatedly used on her by the son.
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She died on the spot as a result of the injuries she sustained during the confrontation. Her son, who knew what he was up against, took to his heels leaving his mum in the pool of her own blood.
Afterwards, the incident was reported to the police station by other family members.
According to the South African Police, the reason for the savage attack and murder is unknown as at the time of writing the report. However, the police said a murder investigation has been launched.
However, in the course of investigation, while police were still at the crime scene, another incident was reported at Matanzima Street (Kwanobuhle main Road).
The driver of a VW Polo vehicle was said to have reported to the police station that at about 04:30, he had hit someone with his vehicle.
When officers arrived at the location, they found a man lying in the middle of the road.
According to the police, the man died even before he could receive any medical help. The deceased person was later identified as the suspect in the murder case.
A culpable homicide case is being investigated according to the police.
Source: South African Police.