1 dead in alleged assassination
An elderly male passenger was shot in the head, whilst traveling in a minibus taxi. It is alleged that a suspect, who was seated behind the victim, produced a firearm and shot the man.
The incident occurred on the R74, at the entrance to Stanger. Upon arrival of IPSS paramedics, the victim was declared deceased.
It is reported that after the assassination took place, the taxi came to a halt and the shooter alighted the vehicle. A light motor vehicle stopped and picked the suspect up, before speeding off
Police were on the scene.
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