Police are investigating a triple murder after two elderly people and a teenager were found burnt to death at their home in Mahwibidung village, outside Tzaneen on Sunday morning, Limpopo police said.
The bodies of Samuel, 86, Alice, 78, and Seahlodi Sejaphala, 16, were found partly burnt in their living room, which was locked from the outside, said Lieutenant Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe
Details of the murder are still sketchy and the motive is still unknown, he said.
No arrests had yet been made.
Anyone with information was asked to contact Lieutenant Colonel Cecil Machimane on 072 532 1725.