Two people shot to death, 3 hurt near Hammarsdale

2015-05-04 06:23


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TWO people were killed and another three critically injured in a shooting in Mpumalanga, near Hammarsdale, on Friday night.

Mpumalanga police station are investigating a double murder case and three counts of attempted murder for the shooting that occurred in Sankotshe, Mpumalanga.

SAPS spokesperson Colonel Jay Naicker said the incident occurred at around 7.30 pm on Friday night. “It is alleged that two people aged 23 and 25 were fatally shot and three were critically injured.

“The injured victims were taken to a local clinic for medical attention.”

He said the motive for the attack was unclear at this stage in the investigation and no arrests had been made

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