Police launch probe after bodies found in shallow grave

Four suspects are being questioned by police. Courtesy #DStv403

PRETORIA - Detectives are investigating a murder case after three bodies were found in a shallow grave in Olievenhoutbosch, south of Pretoria.

Four suspects are being questioned by police.

One of them allegedly came forward and confessed that he and his mother had killed three people before burying the bodies.

According to stories from the community, what started as true love and commitment quickly ended in tragedy.

READ: Bodies found in shallow graves in Olievenhoutbosch

One community leader says one of the suspects -- a woman -- was in a relationship with the owner of the house where the bodies were found.

He is suspected to be among the dead.

Residents were left devastated and traumatised following the discovery of the bodies.

Watch the video above for more details.