It appears the devious and hideous men have initiated a fresh mode of killings in the country. However, South African citizens must be in high alert, as the new scourge of letter bomb is now in the offing to kill unsuspecting citizens. A letter bomb, apparently inscribed with the words “get well soon mom” exploded at a house in Musgrave.

Information released to Rescue Care paramedics revealed that five people were injured and rushed to hospital.

Hinnews.com gathered that the deadly parcel was delivered to a home in Essenwood Road on Friday and was opened in the lounge when it exploded.

SAPS officials, including members of the bomb squad descended on the scene

The Police cordoned off the house while investigators combed the scene for clues.

It is still difficult to ascertain who the target of the bomb was .