Two family members gunned down

Punzana Police are seeking the assistance of the public in tracking down the suspects that shot and killed two people at Kalikeni Location outside King Williams Town.

Police spokesperson, Captain Siphokazi Mawisa, said at about 21h00 on Thursday evening, the family had a get together when they heard shots fired in their direction.

“Two people aged 35 and 49 years were fatally wounded on the scene and two other family members (both 52 years old) were taken to hospital for treatment. One of them was discharged while the other one is still at hospital in a critical condition,” said¬† Mawisa.

Mawisa said a case of Murder and Attempted Murder had been opened for investigation. It is alleged that the incident can be taxi violence but investigation is continuing.

Police are appealing to anyone who can assist in investigation or have information on this incident to contact Detective Captain Mbongeni Mhluzi on 082 441 9574 or 043 6040132/130.