On Thursday 5 December, there was a shooting incident on the corner of St Christopher Avenue and Military Road in Lavender Hill.At about 06:40, a 27-year-old man was shot and killed. The murder is under investigation by Steenberg police. According to reports, the deceased was waiting on a lift when he was approached by two unknown suspects who started shooting at him. The motive for the murder is unknown. The suspects fled the scene and are yet to be arrested.