SAPS NEWS: Suspects Sought after Man was Shot and Killed outside the Mosque in Springs
Media Statement from Gauteng Media Centre
Corporate Communication and Liaison
South African Police Service
Police are investigating a case of murder after a 30-year-old man was shot and killed outside the mosque in Springs today, at approximately 13:30.
It is alleged that the victim had just came out of the mosque and got into his car, while reversing he was accosted by two suspects who shot at him several times before fleeing the scene in a silver VW Polo.
The victim was taken to hospital where he later died. The motive for the shooting is unknown at this stage.
Police have launched a manhunt for the suspects and are appealing to anyone who might have information that can help arrest the suspects or help in the investigation to please call the nearest police station or call Crime Stop on 08600 10111.
Media Enquiries Captain Mavela Masondo: 071-608-5490