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Appeal for leads after Matatiele man fatally shot

Dec 17, 2019
Appeal for leads after Matatiele man fatally shot

Matatiele - Matatiele police are investigating a case of murder after a 34-years-old man was fatally shot at Harry Gwala Park, Matatiele, on Sunday at about 21h44.

"It is alleged that the victim was about to park his vehicle inside his yard when the shooting happened," described police spokesperson, Brig Tembinkosi Kinana.

"On arrival, the members noticed that the deceased vehicle front door window on the drivers side was broken.

"They also found the deceased body on the driver's seat."

Brig Kinana said that all role players were contacted and they attended the scene.

"The motive for the murder is still unknown at the moment but police are following all possible leads. No one has been arrested yet."

He added that a police task team has been established to investigate the incident.

"Anyone who has information that can assist in speedily solving of this murder is urged to share information with Lt Col Dillo Mokhoane- 079 496 4436. All correspondence will be treated with strictest confidence."

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