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Bloody Saturday as 9 killed in Khayelitsha shooting spree

Nine folks have been shot useless in Khayelitsha.



  • Nine folks had been killed in an obvious revenge shooting in Khayelitsha on Saturday.
  • It adopted the homicide of a person earlier in the day. 
  • Men had been killed at a store, in a yard and in a car. 

Nine folks had been shot useless in Khayelitsha in Cape Town on Saturday. 

Police spokesperson Brigadier Novela Potelwa set out the devastating sequence of occasions:

  • A person was murdered in RR Section on Saturday morning.
  • The physique of the primary sufferer was discovered, with a firearm and a considerable amount of money. 
  • In what’s believed to a be retaliatory assault, two Somali nationals had been then fired upon at T110. One died on the scene and the opposite was severely wounded.
  • In the RR Section, three males had been shot useless afterward Saturday afternoon, in an incident believed to be linked to the primary two.
  • At a spaza store in Y-Block, two males had been shot useless – one in a yard and one in a car.
  • Two Somali nationals had been shot near a spaza store in the realm. One died on the scene and the opposite was taken to hospital, however died later. 

Potelwa mentioned:

Police have since bolstered deployments in the realm, whereas organised crime detectives are exhausting at work probing a number of homicide and tried homicide instances.

The Western Cape’s performing provincial commissioner, Major-General (*9*) Patekile activated an intensified 72-hour plan.

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The police have requested anybody with data to name 08600 10111, or to make use of the MySAPS App. 


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