Tow truck driver killed in Cape Town shooting

2019-02-16 15:50
Police are investigating the death of the crew member. (Photo: Pexels)

Police are investigating the death of the crew member. (Photo: Pexels)

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A tow truck driver has been murdered in an early morning shooting in Athlone, Western Cape police have confirmed.

The 50-year-old was gunned down at about 04:20 in Klipfontein Road, spokesperson Captain FC Van Wyk said.

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“The deceased sustained gunshot wounds to his head and was declared dead on the scene. Circumstances surrounding this incident are under investigation.”

Suspects have not yet been identified and a murder docket had been opened, he added.

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