Mogwase - A 51-year-old man allegedly shot dead two girls and injured their mother in Lugkraal village near Mogwase, North West police said on Tuesday.
Police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Amanda Funani said the man allegedly shot the mother and her daughters on Monday at Ramasedi section in Lugkraal.
According to information available, the suspect who is the woman's boyfriend, allegedly shot and killed 11 and 15-year-old sisters after he had a quarrel with their mother.
"The boyfriend who used his vehicle, allegedly forced the girlfriend to accompany him to the bushes where a fight ensued between them," she said.
"It is alleged that the suspect shot the girlfriend on her shoulder. The girlfriend managed to escape and the suspect drove to the woman’s place where he found the girls sleeping. He allegedly shot and killed the girls and fled the scene with a Nissan Hardbody bakkie.