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2020/11/26      |  Written By:  Sergeant Y NGCUKANA   |   Province:  Free State

ZASTRON: The Police in Zastron seek community to assistance with information that may lead to the arrest of suspect/s who were involved in a robbery yesterday. 

On 24 November 2020 at about 21:20 an Ethiopian national shopkeeper was fatally shot by unknown assailant when he was closing the security gates at his business. Police were called to the scene by community members after hearing the gunshots. 

On arrival at the scene, the shopkeeper, 34, was lying in a pool of blood with a bullet wound in the head and right arm. He was declared dead on scene by Department of Health.

It is alleged that a cellular phone and undisclosed amount of money was stolen by the suspect/s. no one is arrested. 

Anyone with information that can lead to the arrest of the suspects or who might have seen what transpired during this ordeal is requested  to contact Zastron Police on 0516739700 or Detective Captain C. Brown on 0824676432 or you may report anonymously on Crime Stop line 0860010111.