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Gran, mom and daughter raped and murdered in Sobantu, KZN. Look what happened? Read the following.

In the early hours of Monday morning, Zanele Ndlela, 65, her daughter Smangele, and her granddaughter Zenande were murdered. They were all victims of the same crime.

The family from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, of two ladies and a small girl whose bodies were found bludgeoned at their home in Sobantu township on Monday said that they are in a state of trauma as a result of the tragedy.

Xolani Ndlela, a family spokesperson, told TimesLIVE that the family was tormented by the gruesome vision of the lifeless bodies of Zenande Ndlela, 7, Zanele Ndlela, 65, and Smangele Ndlela, 46.

At the time, Zenande was attending Alston Primary School and was in the second grade.

Both she and her mother, Smangele, were allegedly raped during the event, as reported by the authorities.

"Seeing this must have been excruciating. "I couldn't even bear to see the image of my aunt Zanele's blood-soaked body," said Xolani. "I couldn't even bear to see the image of her."

"Why my sister?": Hillary Gardee's brother speaks of the anguish and sorrow he has endured.

Noble Gardee, who is 23 years old and is currently mourning the loss of his sister Hillary, who was 28 years old, has a broken heart. On May 3, Hillary Gardee was reported missing in the Mbombela area. After another four days, the body of the woman was found forty kilometers away, close to a side road on the way to Sabie.

An individual who is 29 years old has been taken into custody.

Xolani reported that the family knew the suspect but had no reason to believe he would hurt anyone.

Xolani stated that the suspect was there at the Ndlela home on Sunday with him and other individuals while they consumed alcoholic beverages till the early hours of Monday morning.

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