The couple and their son reported at the Point Police Station on Tuesday night, 26 January 2021.
They family had hitch-hicked from Alberton in Gauteng to Durban where they ended up seeking assistance from the Point Police.
Their names were circulated and police found that the family was reported missing in Odendaalsrus.
The Investigating Officer, Detective Warrant Officer Maria De Wet was contacted and assisted in ensuring that the family found temporary shelter. Their relatives were notified.
Arrangements are being made by Odendaalsrus police to ensure the safe return of the family.
Brigadier Motantsi Makhele
082 466 7396