A 45-year-old man from KwaZulu-Natal have been arrested by the police for the for allegedly hanging his four children 4, 6, 10 and 16 on Tuesday afternoon.
According to reports received, three of the children, Siphesihle, Khwezi and Mpungose were seen hanged by their mother at their home in Wyebank, why the fourth child which was his step-daughter, a grade 11 Pinetown Girls High school pupil Ayakha Jiyane was found in the bush already strangled to death.
After the incident suspect went on hiding in the bush but he was later caught and arrested in Claremont, west of Durban, KZN MEC for social development Nonhlanhla Koza, along with the police confirmed this some moments ago.
The suspect will face four counts charges of murder.

Meanwhile the children’s mother Xoli Mpungose is currently at her family home in Copesville, near PMB.