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Police investigate as three men are shot and killed in Mitchells Plain
2022/05/16

 

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

CAPE TOWN - Mitchells Plain detectives have opened a murder docket for investigation after three men were shot and killed in Westridge, Mitchells Plain on Sunday evening, 15 May 2022.

Reports indicate that a gunman arrived at an address in Jersey Street, Westridge at 21:30 and asked for the owner by name. The armed man proceeded to shoot the owner and two other men inside the home.

All three died on the scene. The suspect fled and is yet to be arrested. Investigations into the shooting incident, that is believed to be gang-related, continue.

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