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Tripled murder in Citrusdal under investigation
2022/07/16

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

 

WESTERN CAPE - SAPS have launched the 72 hour activation plan to probe the circumstances that left three males with fatal gunshot wounds in Citrusdal. During the early hours of this morning, the three victims, all believed to be Lesotho nationals were shot and killed at their informal dwelling in Riverview. It is believed that a fourth male also sustained a gunshot wound, but managed to escape the attack. This victim is yet to be traced. The suspect or suspects fled the scene and are yet to be apprehended.

The motive for the murders are not yet established. Any person who can shed light on the matter is encouraged to contact Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or use the mobile application My SAPS. Callers may remain anonymous.

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