In Tambokie Court a mother and child were shot 9 times in the upper body. Unconfirmed reports indicate that the victim died on the scene. Her daughter, who was caught in the crossfire, sustained a gunshot wound to the leg.
The daughter and her three-year-old brother were rushed to hospital for treatment.
According to reports, the shooting is surmised to be gang-related, and a man has been taken into custody with the firearm believed to have been used in the shooting. More information to follow.
SENIOR CITIZEN SHOT & KILLED IN GANG WAR CROSS FIRE : TAMBOEKIE COURT. WESTBURY. JHB. GP. HER GRAND DAUGHTER WHO WAS WITH HER WAS ALSO SHOT. SHE IS INJURED. pic.twitter.com/9hj1wZjOFT
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