Two shot dead in Pinelands

2017-06-29 15:52

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Pinelands police are investigating a murder case after two men were shot dead last night (Wednesday 28 June).

The two men were shot by unknown gunmen while sitting in their car at Pinelands shopping centre at about 18:00. Police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Andrè Traut, says the motive for the killing is not yet known.

He says the suspects fled the scene in a white Hyundai Tucson and no arrest has been made yet.

“Two suspects fled the scene and are yet to be arrested. The circumstances surrounding the incident are being investigated and the motive is yet to be determined,” Traut says.

Reports have it that one of the men was a member of a well-known gang from Mitchell’s Plain.

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