Late night gunfire leaves two gravely wounded and College Road residents shaken

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The car in which two men were travelling was riddled with bullets by unknown assailants. The volley of gunfire scared residents in the College Rd area on Tuesday night.
The car in which two men were travelling was riddled with bullets by unknown assailants. The volley of gunfire scared residents in the College Rd area on Tuesday night.

College Road residents were left shaken as gunfire echoed around the neighbourhood late on Tuesday night.

Unknown assailants had opened fire on a car, critically injuring the two occupants in the latest in a series of shootings that have taken place in and around the city since the beginning of this year.

The volley of shots rang out shortly after 10.30 pm. A resident said they felt unsafe when they heard the loud shots.

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