14-year-old boy shot dead in Cape Town

2017-06-22 20:06


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Cape Town - A 14-year-old boy was shot dead in Kensington, Cape Town, on Wednesday, police said on Thursday.

Police spokesperson Captain FC Van Wyk said the teenager was killed at about 8:40 in Ventura Street.

A case of murder has been opened and anybody with information is asked to contact Crime Stop on 08600 10111, or the investigating officer Detective Warrant Officer Smart on 021 594-7033.

Further information was not available from the police, but the Independent Online reported that the boy, Lushane Goliath, was shot in the head.

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