Eight die unnaturally this past week

January 21, 2018, 6:29pm

Eight people recorded by the police died under unnatural circumstances this past week from across the country with cases ranging from homicide, suicide and fire incidence.

A farm owner and her wife were burnt beyond recognition in their bedroom last Saturday when their homestead was allegedly doused by fire at night on farm Grunfeld 17 km east of Gobabis.

The cause of fire is unknown.

The incident was reported by three farm workers who live in the shacks few meters from the farm homestead.

The deceased are Armin Siegfried Riedel, Namibian male 68 years old and Brunhild Riedel, Namibian female 66 years old.

Their two sons (next of kin) are informed and police investigations continue.