An elderly couple was found murdered in their Lansdowne home on Sunday afternoon. The pair, believed to be in their 80s, was discovered in their Sandown Road home.

Police do not yet know whether they were victims of a robbery so cannot yet confirm whether anything was taken from the home.

Speaking to EWN, South African Police Service spokesperson FC Van Wyk said that a case of murder has been registered for investigation. “A post-mortem will be conducted to determine the cause of death. Anyone with information is kindly requested to contact Crime Stop on 08600 10111,” he said.

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