A third body has been found on a small holding near Vlakplaas on Schurveberg road, west of Pretoria. It is believed to be that of a member of the ZCC.

SABC News has confirmed the discovery with an independent source.

The third body was further back in the cave system and decomposing.

Police continued looking after the family of a missing ZCC member approached them.

Two bodies of people also believed to be ZCC members were retrieved from the caves on Tuesday.

Three people were staying in the caves illegally with one proclaiming to be a prophet.

Police have launched a manhunt for the men.