Man Shots Self After Killing His Wife and Daughter In South Africa

Hilton van Zyl, 48, shot dead Annastasia van Zyl, 44, and her 15-year-old daughter Cassidy Van Zyl. Hilton allegedly shot himself following the horrible occurrence on September 25, 2022, at Kuils River, Cape Town.

Hilton allegedly went out for drinks, returned home, and began yelling with his wife. He then allegedly pulled out a gun and shot her, followed by his daughter. While on her bed, Annastasia was shot in the back. Cassidy, the daughter, was hit in the head with a bullet.

According to SAPS, Hilton gave his son a gun after the encounter and told him to shoot him. When the son refused, his father attempted to shoot him. The son fled unharmed and reported the event to the authorities. Hilton went on to shoot himself in the head.

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