Joburg man hangs son, himself

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A man from Kagiso west of Johannesburg hanged and killed his young son before killing himself, police said on Sunday.

Warrant Officer Solomon Sibiya said the incident involving the five-year-old boy occurred on Friday.

“A relative showed (police) a 31-year-old deceased hanging from the roof rafters inside his back room with an electric cord. Next to the deceased was his son - also hanging with electric cord,” said Sibiya. - Sapa

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