Man shot dead in Camps Bay

2018-09-08 20:39
Police on the scene in Camps Bay where a man was shot dead on Saturday. (Supplied)

Police on the scene in Camps Bay where a man was shot dead on Saturday. (Supplied)

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A man in his thirties was shot dead in Camps Bay in Cape Town on Saturday.

Police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel André Traut told News24 that a 45-year-old suspect had been arrested following the incident.

"We suspect it was taxi-related or a robbery," Traut said.

"At around 18:00, three men approached a taxi in Victoria Street in Camps Bay and there was an altercation, followed by a shooting."

According to Traut, the victim is yet to be identified.

The shooting is being investigated.

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