Bloem hawker shot five times at taxi rank

2017-06-26 19:22
Taxi rank. (Duncan Alfreds, News24, file)

Taxi rank. (Duncan Alfreds, News24, file)

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Cape Town - A Bloemfontein hawker is in a critical condition after he was shot five times on Monday morning, Free State police said.

The hawker, a Lesotho national who operated at the Majaka-thata taxi rank in the city centre, was targeted around 06:00, said Constable Wendy Nkabi.

The unidentified shooter was still on the run after fleeing the scene.

Nkabi appealed for information on the suspect's whereabouts or the circumstances of the shooting.

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