Suburban Control Centre

2018-10-10 21:33:22 -


6 hours ago

Shooting at Welteverden Pharmacy: Suspects driving a white BMW X1 hijacked a customer of the pharmac...

Shooting at Welteverden Pharmacy: Suspects driving a white BMW X1 hijacked a customer of the pharmacy. Inside the pharmacy were 2 customers one of whom is a SAPS member and the other a civilian. They ran out the store and attempted to stop the hijackers and hijacked vehicle when the suspects opened fire at them and they duly returned fire hitting both the driver and passenger. The suspects tried to flee the scene up Acacia street, Northcliff and shortly after lost control of the hijacked vehicle due to their injuries. The passenger was shot in the head and transported to hospital under police guard and the driver was declared dead on the scene. All EMS services are on scene and SAPS have cordoned off for further investigations.