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Police appeal for leads after man shot and killed at bus stop

Jul 12, 2018
Police appeal for leads after man shot and killed at bus stop

At about 06:30 on Thursday morning, two people were shot in Missionvale, Port Elizabeth, while waiting for public transport.

"Details surrounding the incident are unknown and police are investigating a case of murder and attempted murder," said police spokesperson, Col Priscilla Naidu.

"It is alleged that Bonani Momo (40) and another commuter was standing at the bus stop when shots were fired at them.

"Momo sustained a fatal wound to his head while the other person was shot in his back."

She said that the motive for the shooting is unknown at this stage.

"Police is appealing to the community to assist them with any information relating to the incident. Information may be communicated to D/Lt Col Johan Christians at SAPS Algoa Park on 041 4011061. All information provided is strictly confidential."