Six wounded in two drive by shootings, Kensington

Six wounded in two drive by shootings, Kensington
Six wounded in two drive by shootings, Kensington

On the night of 5 August 2017, at around 19:45 the occupants of a black VW Polo shot and wounded a 23 year old male in 3rd Street Kensington. The suspects fled the scene and are yet to be arrested.

At around the same time, the occupants of a white Toyota Venture shot and wounded five people in Glyder Street Kensington.

The victims are one female aged 27 and four males aged 22, 26, 27 and 57. The suspects also fled and are yet to be arrested. The victims were all admitted to hospital where they are being treated.

While the motive for the attacks are yet to be established, additional resources have been deployed to the area to quell the violence. Detectives are pursuing all avenues to apprehend those responsible for the attempted murders of the six people.

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SOURCESouth African Police Service