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Organised crime detectives initiate investigation as seven people are killed, two injured in Gugulethu shooting incident
2020/11/02

Media Statement
South African Police Service
Office of the Provincial Commissioner Western Cape

 

CAPE TOWN - Western Cape Organised Crime detectives with other crime scene experts are on the scene combing for clues where seven people were killed and two injured in a shooting in Gugulethu on Monday afternoon.

Preliminary reports indicate that three women and four men between the ages of 30 and 40 were shot and killed by unknown gunmen at NY 78 in Gugulethu. Two other victims were injured and taken to a medical facility.

Details from the scene are still sketchy. An update will be provided in due course.

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