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Police appeal for leads after Mthatha woman shot dead execution-style in her home

Apr 24, 2018
Police appeal for leads after Mthatha woman shot dead execution-style in her home

Mthatha police have appealed to the public for assistance with information that can help them in their investigations after a 45-year-old woman was shot and killed in her home at Masango Street in Slovo Park on Monday, at about 01h45.

"It is alleged that unknown gunmen kicked the door open where the deceased was renting and shot her multiple wounds on her upper body and afterwards fled the scene," described police spokesperson, Captain Dineo Koena.

"The motive for her killing is not known and no arrest has been made yet.

"Anyone with information may contact D/Colonel Ntanjana on 0827797122 or may contact Crime Stop on 08600 10111 and confidentiality is guaranteed."