Three men shot in their yard, Bethelsdorp

South African Police Service

Three men shot in their yard, Bethelsdorp
Three men shot in their yard, Bethelsdorp

SAPS Bethelsdorp detectives are seeking the community’s assistance in tracing suspect/s who allegedly shot at people who were in their yard on the night, of 22 August 2020, in Bethelsdorp.

According to police information at about 21:00, the three victims aged 28, 35 and 40-year-old were sitting and socializing in the yard in Lentoor Street in Arcadia when shots were fired at them. All three sustained gunshot wounds. The 40-year-old sustained a gunshot wound in his upper leg while the 35-year-old sustained 3 gunshot wounds to her left arm. The 28-year-old sustained a gunshot wound to his groin.

All the victims were taken to hospital for treatment. A case of attempted murder is under investigation. Suspects and motive are unknown at this stage.

Anyone who can assist police in identifying the suspect/s is asked to contact SAPS Bethelsdorp on 041 404 3005 or Crime Stop 08600 10111 or their nearest police station. All information is confidential and callers may remain anonymous.

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