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Circumstances around teacher's killing being investigated

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A school boy is comforted at Heinz Park Primary School on September 21, 2021 in Cape Town after a teacher was murdered in the parking area of the school.
A school boy is comforted at Heinz Park Primary School on September 21, 2021 in Cape Town after a teacher was murdered in the parking area of the school.
Gallo Images/Brenton Geach

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the murder of a 52-year-old teacher after he was shot in his car at the parking of Heinz Park Primary School on Tuesday 21 September.

Police say they were called to the school at 07:45 after the man was shot and two suspects fled the scene shortly after. 

The teacher died at the scene.

No arrests have been made. 

Residents suggest the suspect may have been a learner with whom the teacher had an argument. 

  • Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call CrimeStop on 086010111. 

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