WATCH I Police fire rubber bullets at looters running amok in Turffontein in Joburg

2019-09-02 14:41
Police fired rubber bullets in Turffontein, Johannesburg, on Mondayas they struggled to stop looters that had overrun businesses. (Screenshot)

Police fired rubber bullets in Turffontein, Johannesburg, on Mondayas they struggled to stop looters that had overrun businesses. (Screenshot)

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Police fired rubber bullets in Turffontein, Johannesburg, on Monday as they struggled to stop looters who targeted businesses.

LIVE | Police outnumbered, Joburg shops looted as unrest continues

Protesting residents gathered earlier to call on foreigners to leave.

Several protesters told News24 they wanted foreigners to leave the area, claiming that they were behind drug-dealing in the area.

Less than 24 hours earlier, residents in nearby Jeppestown and Malvern also looted shops while damaging property and cars in two separate incidents of violence.

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