Police say the man turned the knife on himself after he fatally stabbed his seven-month-old baby.
Commuters from areas such as Khayelitsha and Mitchells Plain have had to make other transport plans for a month.
The two minors, aged 14 and 15, were arrested on Monday after footage and pictures of them allegedly torching the trains went viral in the Mother City.
The man killed his wife, 35, and stepson, 14, at their home in Manzana, Ngcobo.
A 40-year-old man was arrested at the scene.
The men are still at large and no arrests have yet been made.

eThekwini officials arrested in tender scandal allegedly implicating Zandile Gumede

Police say the four officials arrested are among 15 others who were arrested in connection with the R208m Durban Solid Waste tender scandal.

DA calls for action following arrest of suspect in KZN farm attack

The party says a rural safety plan should be implemented in the province.

#EnoughIsEnough: Anti-abuse pilot programme to launch in Diepsloot

1st for Women joined forces with the United Nations Women and the department of women, youth and disabilities to launch the campaign.

After being raped while taking a nap, woman losing faith in justice

Activists say they were horrified to see the accused walking around the court’s waiting area.

Warrant of arrest issued for paediatric surgeon, anaesthetist accused of culpable homicide

Dr Peter Beale and Dr Abdulhay Munshi are accused of negligence and face culpable homicide charges in connection with a surgery performed on 10-year-old Zayyaan Sayed.

Five cops arrested for allegedly colluding with ambulance services and tow truck companies

The officers’ collusions afforded private ambulance services and tow truck companies an unfair advantage and prejudiced other service providers, said the Hawks.

Prisoner shot dead, three others rearrested in escape attempt at Joburg High Court

Preliminary information suggests the suspects were armed with knives as two police officers were stabbed. One was rushed to hospital with serious injuries.

Shots fired at Joburg High Court as five prisoners try to escape – report

This is the third incident at the high court since the end of last year.

R100K reward issued for information on murder of Mpumalanga animal shelter owner

Condolences have been streaming in on social media for 54-year-old Shamroc Cattery and Kennels owner and well known animal lover Catherine Irving. 

Two arrested after 10-year-old girl killed in suspected gang crossfire in Cape Town

The first suspect, aged 26, was reportedly arrested in Olifantshoek Street in Tafelsig.

David Mabuza’s ‘hit list’ accuser nabbed on fresh perjury charge – report

The woman was arrested on Friday and is expected to appear in court on Monday.

Man arrested for raping 67-year-old woman in Eastern Cape

The suspect will appear before the Willowvale Magistrate’s Court on Monday on a rape charge.

Actress among over 40 suspects arrested for allegedly drunk driving

40-plus suspects were arrested for allegedly driving while under the influence of alcohol this past weekend as the Safer Festive Season Operations gain momentum.

WATCH: These two men suspected of burning Cape Town trains – R100K reward

Metrorail has released footage captured on CCTV of two of the men wanted for the fires which recently effectively crippled Cape Town’s rail network.

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