The two 13-year-old boys in Mamelodi that was reported missing since on Saturday afternoon bodies have been found dead.

Their bodies were found in a nearby river drowned.

It  was earlier reported that the two boys, Pontso Kwenaite a Grade 6 learner at Sediba sa Thuto Primary School and Lungani Hobyane a Grade 7 learner at Nwa’vhani Primary School where reportedly seen climbing an unknown vehicle, which took them off and never returned, a local resident said.

Guateng police spokesperson Kay Makhubela said the bodies were found by a rescue ream, Mamelodi and Boschskop police, without confirming their identities yet on Wednesday.