Mitchell’s Plain police received a complaint of a shooting in Delmonte Close, Westridge on Thursday 22 September at 16:28.
On arrival, police saw an ambulance treating a 45-year-old man who had been shot in the head.
The victim was taken to hospital for further treatment. Police were then informed that a 52-year-old woman had also been shot in her stomach but had already been taken to hospital.
Further investigation led to the arrest of a 28-year-old man.
He faces charges of attempted murder. He has already appeared in court.