Police investigate triple murder in Missionvale

Three men were killed and two others injured during a shooting incident at a house in Indus Street, Missionvale, yesterday afternoon, September 4.

Police spokesperson, Col. Priscilla Naidu, said that when police arrived at the scene at approximately 17:00, three men between the ages of 22 and 24 years were found lying on the veranda with multiple gunshot wounds.

“Two other males were taken to hospital prior to police arrival. They also sustained gunshot wounds,” Naidu said.

“At this stage, circumstances surrounding the incident is yet to be established. Police are investigating three cases of murder and two of attempted murder,” she added.

Police are appealing to anyone who can assist in the investigation to contact D/W/O Errol Kleinhans on 083 243 4567 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111. They can also visit the nearest police station. All information is confidential and callers may remain anonymous.

Source: SAPS media statement