Man killed in hail of bullets

2015-05-05 06:00
Police were called to Lonedown Road where they found the man’s body.


Police were called to Lonedown Road where they found the man’s body. PHOTO: Supplied

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A 27-year-old man was killed in a shooting Hanover Park.

On Saturday 28 March at 03:30 the man was shot in Lonedown Road, says police spokesperson Lieutenant Lance Goliath.

“The victim sustained multiple gunshot wounds all over his body and was declared dead on the scene. Twenty one cartridges were found at the crime scene,” he says.

The suspect is unknown.

The motive is yet to be determined.

No arrest has yet been made and Philippi police are investigating a case of murder.

The public is urged to come forward with information.


Anyone with information is urged to phone investigating officer Detective Constable Themvelani Mnyaluza on 073 120 8863

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