Man critical after shooting at Randburg Home Affairs

2020-02-01 09:51
ER24 vehicle. (Duncan Alfreds, News24, file)

ER24 vehicle. (Duncan Alfreds, News24, file) (Duncan Alfreds)

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A man has been left in critical condition following a shootout at the Randburg Home Affairs on Friday afternoon.

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The scene was attended by ER24 paramedics, who arrived at around 13:30 after they were called by the local authorities. Police were already in attendance, says ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring.

"During the medic's assessment, they found a man, believed to be 37 years old, had sustained a gunshot wound which left him in a critical condition. The man was immediately treated and provided with advanced life support interventions before he was transported, under the supervision of the SAPS, to a nearby hospital for further care," says Meiring.

The details surrounding the incident remain unclear, although authorities were on scene for further investigation.


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