Leswin and Brian Adriaanse were found safe at their grandmother’s house in Ravensmead, Cape Town on Monday evening [February 15], according to social media reports.
Ravensmead, a town in the northern suburbs of the city, is approximately 34 kilometres away from the brothers’ home town via the N1 highway.
The Klapmuts community in the Cape Winelands was urgently searching for the two brothers, aged 11 and eight years old respectively. They have been missing since Friday, February 12. Police appealed to those with information on their whereabouts to step forward.
Leswin Adriaanse (11) was last seen wearing a pair of yellow pants, a long-sleeved white shirt and a pair of slippers with white stripes.
His younger brother Brian Adriaanse (8) also went missing on the same day, and police suspected the two were together. It was not known what he was wearing at the time of his disappearance.