Elderly Couple Attacked in their Muizenberg Home


The SAPS are currently investigating an attack on an elderly couple at their home in Muizenberg on Saturday, 17 October.

According to ER24 paramedics, they arrived on the scene at 04:33 am on Saturday and found the body of a 66-year-old woman in the kitchen. She had sustained injuries to her head and back which are presumed to be stab wounds. Her 72-year-old husband was found lying outside, he was shot in the abdomen. The man was treated and taken to hospital for further care.

Police divers are reportedly looking for an object in a lake at Marina Da Gama as part of the investigation. The motives for the attack are yet to be determined.