Crime scene experts are still on the scene of a shooting incident where André May, a 52 year old Lieutenant Colonel, attached to the provincial Firearm, Liquor and Second Hand goods Control (FLASH) unit was shot and killed on the morning of 14 November 2019.
It is alleged the official had just got into his vehicle at 06:50, when an unknown gunman in a vehicle fired several shots at him. He died on the scene.
Acting Western Cape Provincial Commissioner, Lt General Sindile Mfazi has conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the loved ones of the member who has been described as a dedicated police official. His colleagues and family are receiving trauma counselling.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Anti Gang Unit hotline number 0800 664 264.
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