Marabastad taxi rank shooting: 2 Taxi drivers killed, 2 wounded, Pretoria

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Marabastad taxi rank shooting: 2 Taxi drivers killed, 2 wounded, Pretoria
Marabastad taxi rank shooting: 2 Taxi drivers killed, 2 wounded, Pretoria

Police have a launched a manhunt for suspects after two men were fatally shot and two others were taken to hospital with gunshot wounds. The shooting took place in Marabastad Taxi Rank on 23 July 2020, at approximately 05:00.

It is alleged that the four victims, who are taxi drivers, were sitting inside a minibus taxi when unknown suspects fired shots at them.

The motive for the shooting cannot be confirmed at this stage. Two cases of murder and two cases of attempted murder have been opened for investigation.

Police are appealing to anyone who might have information that can help in the investigation or assist in arresting the suspects to please call the nearest police station or call Crime Stop on 08600 10111. Information can also be given anonymously via My SAPS App.

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