Family of four including a boy (11) gunned down in their home, Browns Farm

South African Police Service

Family of four including a boy (11) gunned down in their home, Browns Farm
Family of four including a boy (11) gunned down in their home, Browns Farm

Provincial Organised Crime detectives are probing a shooting incident that left four family members dead and one person injured on the night of Thursday 24 September 2020, in Browns Farm.

Preliminary reports reveal that two unknown gunmen forcefully entered a home in Makhosi Street, shot and killed three women aged 18, 30 and 69. An 11-year-old boy was also killed during the shooting.

Meanwhile another person who was injured in the shooting was taken to a medical facility for treatment.

The SAPS 72-hour activation plan is in place and resources have been mobilised to trace and apprehend the perpetrators of the shooting. Anyone with information that could assist in expediting the investigation is urged to contact the police on 08600 10111 or via the MySAPS App.

All information received will be handled in strict confidence.

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