Murdered taxi driver found inside minibus

2015-07-18 22:49
Taxis. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

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Cape Town - The body of a 28-year-old taxi driver was found inside a taxi in Dobsonville on Saturday, police confirm.

The man, identified as Themba Halalisani Zondi, had sustained gunshot wounds, spokesperson Captain Mpande Khoza said in a statement.

The discovery was made in the early hours of this morning on Elias Motswaledi Road.

“According to witnesses, the vehicle in which the deceased was found was seen earlier today parked next to the road. His body was noticed by a pedestrian who was on his way to work.”

The driver was last seen by the owner of the vehicle on Friday.

“The motive for the murder is unknown,” Khoza said

A case of murder is being investigated.

No arrests have yet been made. 

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