Club shooters sought

2017-04-04 06:02

Lansdowne detectives are looking for the people who shot a woman as well as shot at police outside a nightclub in Wetton last weekend.

Lansdowne police spokesperson Sergeant Nkululeko Mnyaka says a shooting incident took place at the Peninsula Minstrel Sports Club’s night club in Crete Road on Sunday morning.

“Fighting occurred inside the club and the police arrived,” says Mnyaka.

“The witnesses pointed to the suspects, who were in a white BMW. Three unknown men then shot at the police officers, but missed and drove off.”

According to witnesses, a woman was injured, adds Mnyaka.

No arrests have been made.

A case of attempted murder has been opened for ­investigation, adds Mnyaka.V Anyone with information on the shooting should call Lansdowne Police Station’s detectives on 021 700 9000 or on 082 576 2804.

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Watch: Investing in the future through child development

An investment of R32-million into 11 early childhood development centres is changing the future for children in the Northern Cape.

Partner Content
What all investors should know about index investing

Index-linked investments are growing fast in popularity globally, and are growing in size and complexity too.


Buying a puppy? Don’t get scammed!

Hundreds of complaints are filed every year from victims who were scammed when buying a dog online.



WATCH: These funny animal videos will make you LOL!
11 animals before and after they were adopted from shelters
Competition pet grooming – creative or too extreme?
5 Celebrities who are afraid of animals
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.