Police on the hunt for Portlands shooter

2016-08-16 06:00

Police are requesting assistance in a murder case that took place on Tuesday 9 August in Portlands.

At 23:30, Mitchell’s Plain Police received a complaint of a shooting on the corner of Whitewall and Estosha streets.

On arrival officers found a 24-year-old man lying on the ground.

He had been shot five times – one shot to the head and four shots to the buttocks.

He was declared dead on the scene.

Police also found four 9mm cartridges near the body.

No arrests have been made.

V Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the investigating officer, Detective Constable Bradley Schuurman, on 021 370 1728 or 082 777 8076.


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