Tuesday, 30 April 2019

Odendaalsrus: On the 21 April 2019, the deceased [26] was accompanied by his girlfriend on their way home. They were passed by two unknown African men on the bridge in Althea road; at Odendaalsrus, who swore at him and the next moment, one shot was heard.

The deceased tried to cover his girlfriend but he fell on the ground.

The girlfriend ran away to nearby houses to seek help. The victim was taken to Thusanong hospital but was declared dead on his arrival. He sustained a shot wound in his back and one 9mm cartridge was found at the scene.

The incident was reported to Odendaalsrus Police and a case of murder was registered for further investigation.

Anyone with information leading to the arrests of these murder suspects, Detective Captain David Mkwane of Odendaalsrus Detective Services can be contacted at cellular phone number 082 301 2797.