Your family will cry, suicide note reads
Johannesburg - A man shot dead his girlfriend and turned the gun on himself in Horizon View, Roodepoort, on Thursday, Gauteng police said.
Constable Vincent Mashiteng said the 29-year-old man and a woman in her 20s were seen arguing near the Westgate shopping centre on Thursday morning.
Witnesses said the man pulled out his firearm, shot the woman in the head and then shot himself.
He said police later found a suicide note in the man's trousers which read "I will kill you and myself and your family will cry."
Mashiteng said the note was dated October 15 2011.