Teenager shot dead

2011-08-29 09:42

A teenager was shot dead and her companion critically wounded in Mthatha, Eastern Cape police said today.

The girl (18) and a friend were taking a walk when they were accosted on Sunday night, said Lt-Col Mzukisi Fatyela.

“We don’t know how many suspects there were, and nothing was taken from them.”

The friend, a 21-year-old man, has been hospitalised.

Fatyela said no further information was available and police had not yet taken a statement from the man.

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