South African Police Services (SAPS) are currently investigating a case of double murder, after two bodies were discovered in a Parow apartment.

The victims are a 19-year-old woman and an 85-year-old man, and police believe the pair are granddaughter and grandfather.

Their bodies were found in an apartment on Victoria Street, and the details surrounding the incident are unknown.

“The circumstances surrounding the death of two persons, whose bodies were found on 30 August at about 18:40 at a flat in Victoria Street in Parow are under investigation. We have opened a double murder case for further investigation, a post-mortem will be conducted to determine the cause of death,” SAPS spokesperson FC Van Wyk said in a statement.

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