Police search for murder and attempted murder suspects

Police search for murder and attempted murder suspects
Police search for murder and attempted murder suspects

SAPS Bethelsdorp detectives are searching for two suspects allegedly involved in a murder and attempted murder of two security guards in Kwanoxolo on the 07 September 2023.

It is alleged that at about 10:00 the security officials escorted a liquor truck while doing deliveries in Peter Street, Kwanoxolo. When they reached their destination the security officials parked there vehicle about 20 meters from the premises. Two unknown males approached both sides of the vehicle. The victims were pointed with firearms and the passenger fired throught the wondow.

The suspect retreated to the rear of the vehicle. The victim got out of the vehicle and several shots were fired at his colleague allegedly by the other suspect.

The driver’s firearm was taken and he succumbed to his injuries due to the gunshots. The name of the deceased age 31 will be released once next of kin has been notified.

Police are investigating cases of murder, attempted murder and aggravated robbery.

Police are appealing to anyone who can assist in tracing the suspects to contact SAPS BETHELSDORP, the nearest police station, CrimeStop number 0860010111 or MySAPSApp. All information received will be treated as confidential and callers may opt to remain anonymous.

Content retrieved from: https://www.saps.gov.za/newsroom/msspeechdetail.php?nid=48291.