2 killed in Joburg drive-by shooting

2016-11-19 13:03
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Johannesburg - Two people were killed in a drive-by shooting in Jeppe on Friday night, police have confirmed.

Police spokesperson Captain Kay Makhubela said three others were injured when gunmen opened fire on the group as they stood on Main Street.

"A car driving at a speed came down the road and [the occupants] started shooting at them," he said.

Paramedics responded to the scene and found that nothing could be done for two of the victims, ER24 spokesperson Chitra Bodasing said.

The injured were taken to hospital.

Makhubela said the motive for the shooting was not yet known.

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