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Father allegedly kills woman, 2 children & commits suicide

The trio was killed in their Ikageng home near Potchefstroom in the North West on Sunday night.

Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN.

JOHANNESBURG - Police are investigating the murders of a mother and her two children.

The trio was killed in their Ikageng home near Potchefstroom in the North West on Sunday night.

It’s understood an argument broke out between the mother and father of the children.

The father allegedly committed suicide after the three were killed.

The police's Amanda Funani said: “Police are investigating three counts of murder and the motive for the killing is unknown at this stage.”

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