Gunmen kill two in Eastern Cape

2013-05-20 16:01

Johannesburg - Two men were shot dead while sleeping in their homes in Kwaaiman in the Eastern Cape, police said on Monday.

Around 23:00 on Sunday, two men armed with a 9mm pistol kicked in the door of a house and shot the sleeping resident, Major Zamukulungisa Jozana said.

The men proceeded to a second house where they shot and killed a second man before fleeing the scene.

"The motive for the killing[s] is still unknown; cases of murder have been opened for investigation... [but] no arrest [have been made] yet," Jozana said.

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