Mother, 2 sons found hanging in Verulam home

Police said their bodies were discovered by the two younger siblings after they returned from the shops.

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JOHANNESBURG - A mother and her two boys have been found hanging from the ceiling of their home in Verulam, in KwaZulu-Natal, on Monday.

Police said their bodies were discovered by the two younger siblings after they returned from the shops.

Spokesperson Jay Naicker said: “It was alleged that the mother gave them something to eat and had sent them to the shop to buy something. When they arrived home, they found them hanging.”

A police investigation is under way.