Vlakfontein murder case continues

The bail hearing of two suspects arrested for the murder of seven people in Vlakfontein will continue at the Lenasia Magistrate's court today. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - The bail hearing of the two suspects in the Vlakfontein mass murder case continues after a power interruption on Wednesday.

The two men, aged 27 and 61, are accused of killing a family of seven and then burying them in shallow graves inside the house.

Accused number one is also charged with rape and theft.

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And accused number two is additionally charged with rape.

The state is opposing bail for both accused.