Minibus driver shot dead in Free State

2016-08-31 11:00

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Bloemfontein – Free State police are investigating the murder of a minibus driver near Welkom, they said on Wednesday.

The man was shot dead in his Mercedes-Benz Sprinter minibus in St Helena village last Wednesday, Captain Stephen Thakeng said.

The minibus - registration number DRD 310 FS - had the words "Ramza's Tours" on the sides.

Two 9mm cartridges were found on the passenger seat.

Anyone with information about the murder could contact Detective Sergeant Teswin Carls on 057-391-6238 or 072-294-9306.

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