Police in Saselamani Police station outside Malamulele are looking for the killers of three people who were brutally murdered on Monday.
Limpopo police spokesperson Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said it is alleged that a man and woman in their thirties were hijacked and kidnapped by unknown suspects while driving in a Toyota Tazz near Makonde village outside Thohoyandou.
He said afterwards, the men then loaded them inside the boot of their vehicle and drove to a secluded area near Matiyani village along the Punda Malia road.
They where fatally shot, set alight inside the vehicle and burnt beyond recognition.
Ngoepe added that the body of another man with multiple gun shot wounds was also discovered a few meters away from the scene.
The motive behind this incident is still unknown but Police investigations will reveal and consequently result to the apprehension of these murderers.
“Those perpetrators who are still engaged on committing these barbaric acts are cautioned to stop this senseless killings of our people. There is no justifiable reason for anyone to take an innocent life in this horrific manner. We are going to hunt these suspects around the clock until they are brought to justice,” said provicial police Commissioner General Nneke Ledwaba.
Anyone with information which can lead to the arrest of the suspects in this matter, may contact Captain Richard Boshomane at 079 894 5501 or the crime stop number 0860010111 or crime line sms 32211 or the nearest Police Station.