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Couple shot and killed, child out of danger in hospital


Ekurhuleni, Vosloorus extension 28, Wednesday 8 May a couple was shot dead.

William Songezi a neighbour who sneaked a look through the window upon hearing gun shots. He alleges that he saw the bodies of a man and woman sprawled in the front seat of a car, when he went outside. The shooters had fled .A child was in the back seat crying hysterically and covered in blood.

Songezi said: “What I saw was very sad”.

“Bushes in front of our yards are hiding places for criminals. People going to work and children going to school have been robbed in the past,” concluded Songezi.

According to Captain Piet Rossouw, Vosloorus Police spokesperson a case of murder and attempted murder was opened at the Vosloorus Police Station.

“The child is in hospital and out of danger. The motive for the shooting is still unknown at this stage,” concluded Capt Rossouw.

Police are pleading with members of the community to come forward with the information that can help come forward report the information.

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