SAPS appeals to the public for assistance in Newlands East bus shooting

SAPS appeals to the public for assistance in Newlands East bus shooting
SAPS appeals to the public for assistance in Newlands East bus shooting. Image source: Pixabay

On the afternoon of 13 March 2024, a shooting on a bus, traveling on Newlands West Drive, was reported to Newlands East SAPS. Upon arrival of the first responders, it was established that passengers were travelling in a privately owned bus when they were shot at by unknown men. Further investigation revealed that three passengers were injured due to the shooting. A 52-year-old woman was fatally wounded. She died on scene, whilst two other victims were transported to a hospital.

Newlands East SAPS Detectives appeal to the public for any witnesses to come forward with information related to the incident or if anyone has any information regarding the killers. All information will be treated as confidential.

Anyone with information can contact Warrant Officer Basha on 082 582 3672 or Crime Stop at 08600 10111. They can also share information on MYSAPS App where they can also remain anonymous.

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