Gauteng police are investing the shooting in Itireleng informal settlement, Laudium which left four people dead and many others sustained injuries. The incident happened around 11 PM on Sunday. Brigadier Brenda Muridili police spokesperson, said when they arrived at the scene, already four people were gunned down and many had injuries.

Police were called to the scene at Itireleng at approximately 23:55 where they found four men with gunshot wounds. The four victims were later declared dead on the crime scene. In addition, more people sustained injuries and were taken to various local hospitals. Police investigators are following up to determine the number of those that are being treated in hospitals.

Citizens are concerned and said people are always killing each other in South Africa and we’re now living in a war zone and people are traumatized with this shooting police must intervene and stop this ill habit.

“The motive for the following is unknown and police are appealing to anyone who might have information that can help in the investigation or assist in apprehending the suspects to please go to the nearest police station or Crime Stop on 08600 10111.” said Muridili.

By: Nthabiseng Makhubela.

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