Man critical after robbery in Letsitele

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Bullet casings

A man was left critically injured in the early hours of this morning when he was shot during an alleged robbery outside a business on Eiland Road in Letsitele in Limpopo.

ER24 paramedics were called to the scene at 01h50 after they were called by a local security company and members of the community.

Upon arrival, paramedics found the man lying on the opposite side of the road. Members of the community had made a fire near the patient, in an effort to keep him warm.

Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained gunshot wounds to his arm and leg, leaving him in a critical condition.

The man was treated for his injuries and provided with advanced life support interventions. The man was thereafter transported to Letaba Provincial Hospital for further care.

The exact details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

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