Cape Town gran, 88, killed by stray bullet

2014-01-20 11:42
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Cape Town - A man has been arrested for murdering an 88-year-old grandmother at her home in Bokmakierie on the Cape Flats.

Gwendolene Gilbert was killed on Friday evening in the room in which all her eight children were born when a stray bullet pierced her window, the Cape Argus reported.
 
Police arrested two people but one of them has been released.

The grandmother’s husband said violence in the area had never worried the couple who had lived there for 63 years.

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