Woman shot as 3 suspects open fire, Bethelsdorp

South African Police Service

Woman shot as 3 suspects open fire, Bethelsdorp
Woman shot as 3 suspects open fire, Bethelsdorp

Police in Bethelsdorp are seeking the community’s assistance in locating three males who allegedly fired shots in Strelitzia Street in Extension 34, Bethelsdorp.

It is alleged that on Wednesday, 27 May 2020 at about 15:45, the 30-year-old woman and her boyfriend (29), went outside after hearing a commotion. Three unknown males were approaching in their direction. One male produced a firearm and fired several shots at them. The couple ran back into their shack and hid.

When everything was quiet, the woman discovered that she sustained a gunshot wound in her right leg. She was taken to hospital for treatment. The incident is not gang related.

Police are investigating a case of attempted murder and anyone who can assist in the investigation is asked to contact SAPS Bethelsdorp Detectives on 041 404 3005 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or their nearest police station.

All information is confidential and callers have the right to remain anonymous.

South Africa Today – South Africa News

SOURCESouth African Police Service