Deadly hijack at KFC

2006-07-20 07:23

Johannesburg - Two men were shot dead and a woman was injured in an armed robbery and hijacking at a fast food outlet in Pretoria on Wednesday night, said police.

Constable Brenda Kgafela said two men held up a Kentucky Fried Chicken outlet in Akasia, Pretoria, near the Wonder Park shopping centre, around 21:00. They robbed the shop of an undisclosed amount of cash, then shot the woman manager in the leg.

Kgafela said the men then shot dead two men outside the shop and stole a vehicle from one of them, believed to be a Pretoria doctor.

They fled in the vehicle, a maroon BMW registration KBT077GP.

Police were searching for the suspects.