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Two killed after gunmen open fire at family, police appeal for leads

Jan 20, 2017
Two killed after gunmen open fire at family, police appeal for leads

Eastern Cape police on Friday appealed to the public for assistance in tracking down suspects, who allegedly shot and killed two people at Kalikeni Location, outside King Williams Town, under mysterious circumstances.

"Last night [Thursday], at about 21h00, the family had a gathering when they heard shots fired in their direction.

"Two people, aged 35 and 49 years, were fatally wounded on the scene," police said.

Police are appealing to anyone, who has information to contact Detective Captain Mbongeni Mhluzi on 082 441 9574 or 043 6040132/130.