Road rage accused in court

2015-05-07 07:47
(Nielen de Klerk, News24)

(Nielen de Klerk, News24)

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Johannesburg - A man who shot dead another motorist during a road rage incident in Bonaero Park, east of Johannesburg will appear in the Kempton Park Magistrate's Court on Thursday.

The man allegedly shot the motorist point-blank in the face after being accused of jumping a stop street on Wednesday, Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department spokesperson Chief Superintendent Wilfred Kgasago said at the time.

The shooter had two school children in his car with him at the time of the incident, around 07:40.

Kgasago said the driver of a VW Jetta apparently did not stop at a stop street in Daeraad Street. He was then pursued by a man driving an Isuzu bakkie.

Both vehicles stopped, and the driver of the Isuzu got out and walked up to the Jetta driver, sitting in the car with the two children.

A confrontation ensued and the Jetta driver pulled out a gun and shot the Isuzu driver in the face.

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