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2022/06/30      |  Written By:  Colonel P Naidu   |   Province:  Eastern Cape

Gqeberha 29 June 2022:  Police have issued a warrant  for the arrest of  a gang member allegedly involved in the attempted murder of two people in Helenvale in May 2022.

It is alleged that  on 23 May 2022 at about 08:00, the two male victims were shot in Deveril Road by the suspect who approached one of the victims, a 37-year-old male who was standing in a passageway. The victim started  running with the suspect pursuing him. During the incident, an innocent person was also injured.

The suspect is  known and has been evading police.  

Police  are searching for the wanted suspect, Elrico Finnes@Boy and anyone who may know  the whereabouts of him, is asked to contact D/Sgt  Xolani Sokanyile (Gang Investigation) on 082 442 2270 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or the nearest police station. All information is confidential and callers may remain anonymous. Police believe that the suspect could be in the Kamesh or Port Alfred area.