Police launch manhunt after girl (4) shot dead in Phillipi East
The young girl was among five people who were shot when a gunman opened fire on a family in Lower Crossroads on Monday night.
CAPE TOWN - Cape Town police have launched a manhunt for a suspect who shot dead a four-year-old child in Philippi East.
The young girl was among five people who were shot when a gunman opened fire on a family in Lower Crossroads last night.
The child was rushed to hospital in Mitchells Plain after the shooting but later died. The other four people were wounded.
The police's Frederick van Wyk said: “A murder and an attempted murder case was opened for further investigation. Anyone with any information about this fatal shooting incident is kindly requested to contact Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or Phillipi East police station.”