A gruesome mass murder happened under unclear circumstances on Wednesday.
The Durban police officials said that they discovered bodies of five people who were either killed or committed suicide in Woodlands, near Montclair on Wednesday.
The investigators discovered bodies of five family members including two minors. All the victims appeared to have gunshot wounds.
“All five of the deceased sustained gunshot wounds and died at the scene,” the KZN police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwane said.
He also confirmed that the police had found a murder weapon at the scene.
The police do not reveal the names of the deceased people as their bodies are still at the scene and the investigation goes on.
The community members have gathered outside the house.