Cape Town man shot 7 times in the face

2013-02-04 11:35
(File, Sapa)

(File, Sapa)

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Cape Town - A Cape Town man died after being shot seven times in the face, the Daily Voice reported on Monday.

Jerome Scholtz was gunned down at the weekend, apparently by gangsters, outside his home in Hanover Park.

A woman was also shot, but not seriously injured.

Scholtz's mother said her son had not been a gangster.

"He did his drugs and he was on tik, but he wasn't a gangster so he didn't have to die like this," Brenda Davids told the newspaper.

Scholtz was the third person in a week to be killed in gang-related battles.

Last Sunday, Devan Klaasen, 24, was killed outside his Hanover Park home. Days later, Mogammat Noort Cox was shot and killed after leaving his sister's home.

 

 

 

 

- SAPA
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