Man killed in shooting

2019-03-05 06:00

A man died after he was allegedly shot in Factreton on Saturday 2 March.

Kensington Community Policing Forum (CPF) acting spokesperson Cheslyn Steenberg said the man was declared dead when paramedics arrived at the scene after 05:00.

“The circumstances around his death is being investigated and residents who have information are encouraged to inform the Kensignton police,” Steenberg said.

He further stated that the CPF does not condone acts of violence in the community.

“We note with sadness the manner in which the male victim was killed and shot multiple times in his head. It draws our attention to the anger and frustration that rests in our spaces.”

The incident happened on the corners of Vliegtuig and Ventura streets. At the time of going to print, no one had been arrested.

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