A 50 year old South African mother is accused of plotting the death of her two sons.
The strange woman residing in south-eastern town of Port Shepstone had insured her sons and wanted to get insurance after their death ,South Africa’s local media reported
“The alleged motive for the [attempted] killing was that she wanted insurance money because she had insured her sons,” police spokesman Col Jay Naicker said
She reportedly approached a relative who had recently been released from prison to ask him to carry out the double murder for about $2,400 (£1,500), a police statement said.
However ,the relative refused the deal and instead alerted police to arrest her .
She appeared in court on Thursday on a charge of conspiracy to murder.