According to reports, the bodies of two women were found with gunshot wounds to their foreheads in KwaMbonambi on Saturday.

The women, identified as Neli Mkhwanazi, 35, of Dukuduku village, and Zanele Mbuyazi, 37, of Khondweni village, were reportedly found on the side of the road.

A man, who had been seen driving with the two women in his bakkie, was arrested after police found him at a nearby clinic being treated for a stab wound.

According to police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele the suspect has been charged with two counts of murder. His motive was still unknown.