Tzaneen police are investigating a case of Inquest at 95 New Agatha road in Tzaneen. It is alleged that on Saturday 2021-01-09 Tzaneen police received a case of Inquest from a family friend who went to visit the family.
When police arrived at the house at about 16:00 the police discovered the badly decomposed body of a white woman who was later identified as Jacolene Widrand staying on that house by her friend Mr Marcel Schipper and a seven year old child was lying next to the deceased mother.
Its alleged that the family died alone as they were staying at a secluded bushy area far away from the nearest residential areas. The friend of the deceased Mr Marcel only discovered the body when he went to visit his friend on that fateful day.
A case of Inquest was opened for further investigation and anyone with any information that can assist the police can contact Tzaneen SAPS or their nearest police station.