Two victims, both 16 shot and killed in Port Elizabeth

Two victims, both 16 shot and killed in Port Elizabeth

It is alleged that on Saturday, 14 January 2017 at about 23:00, three victims were sitting on the corners of Lodewyk and Burke Streets in Bloemendal, when a silver/blue Toyota Corolla approached them.

Unknown number of men alighted from the vehicle and started shooting at the victims. The victims, both 16 and residing in Lodewyk Street were fatally injured while the third victim (32) was shot in the arm. The victims have no gang affiliation and the motive for the shooting is unknown.

Two cases of murder and one case of attempted murder are being investigated.

Police is appealing to anyone who can assist them in the investigation in tracing the suspects to contact them on the anonymous Crime Stop number on 08600 10111 or the nearest police station or the Commander of the Provincial Gang Investigation Unit, Detective, Lieutenant Colonel Mike Grobler on 082 442 1825.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service