E Cape woman shot in chest

2011-06-01 13:21
Port Elizabeth - A 55-year-old woman was shot dead while walking back from church to her home in Ngqeleni, Eastern Cape police said on Wednesday.

"She was walking to her home in Lujecweni locality at 19:45 last night when an unknown man approached her and shot her in the chest," said Lieutenant-Colonel Mzukisi Fatyela.

"Her neighbours heard a gunshot and rushed to the scene, where they saw a man running away," he said.

No-one had been arrested and the motive for the killing was not known.

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