Police need information relating to a shooting incident

The police in Mitchells Plain are seeking the assistance of the community to link suspects to a murder committed in the area.

On Friday (2021-08-13), at about 21:20, they responded to a complaint in Bontebok Street in Eastridge. Upon arrival at the scene, they were informed that the victim was rushed to a nearby hospital with private transport. According to reports the victim was chased by occupants in a black VW Golf, who fired numerous gunshots at him. The victim fled into a nearby premises and were declared deceased by the medical personnel at a nearby hospital. The motive for the attack is possibly gang related.

Anyone with information is urged to call the investigating officer Detective Sergeant Randal Davids on 079 894 1511 or alternatively call Crime Stop on 08600 10111.

Source: South African Police Service

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