Man shoots wife and son

2010-09-24 09:02

An enraged man shot his wife and son at their Kempton Park home this morning.

“The wife escaped out of the house and was taken to hospital in a serious condition,” Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said.

She sustained a gunshot wound in the neck.

“The son was shot a few times and he is still in the house because the man barricaded him in.”

It was unknown how old he was, or how bad his injuries were.

Norkem police were on scene trying to negotiate with the man.

Police could not immediately comment.

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