902 A crime scene expert takes pictures of the scene on 7th street in Linden where 3 men tried to hijack a woman after a chase with the police that started in Robindale. 190208. Picture: Bongiwe Mchunu

Cape Town - A woman drowned her seven-month-old son and then hanged herself in Kensington on Wednesday.

Police confirmed the woman, believed to be 30, killed her child and then committed suicide. They said the incident occurred at about 3pm in Facreton Avenue, Kensington.

A murder investigation had been opened. – Staff Reporter