Man shot during a mall robbery in Kyalami, Midrand

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Man shot during a mall robbery in Kyalami, Midrand
Shooting in Kyalami, Midrand.

At approximately 11h30 on Sunday 30 July 2017, Netcare 911 responded to reports of a shooting at a shopping center in Kyalami, in the Midrand area.

Reports from the scene indicate that there had been a robbery and shooting at one of the shops and that the victim worked in the shop. The incident and preceding events will form part of a police investigation.

The male victim, believed to be in his forties, had been shot in the face. He was attended to by Netcare 911 Advanced Life Support paramedics, placed on a ventilator and stabilized at the scene. Due to his significant injuries, the Netcare 911 helicopter ambulance was called to the scene and landed in the parking area of the shopping center.

The victim was then airlifted to an awaiting Trauma Unit for the urgent and specialized care that he required.

The incident was also attended by SAPS and private security companies.

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