Police continue hunt for Aucamp killers

The matric pupil was on her way to friends to study when she was shot in the face and killed.

The matric pupil was on her way to friends to study when she was shot in the face and killed.

JOHANNESBURG - The police on Sunday were yet to make arrests following the killing of an East Rand matric pupil during a hijacking in Johannesburg this week.

The matric pupil, who was on her way to friends to study for the final exams, died shortly after being shot in the face by hijackers.

Aucamp was a pupil at the Jurgens High School in Springs and was shot in the mouth as she was leaving her parents' driveway in her Hyundai Atos.

The grade 12 pupils was expected to continue with her final exams this week.

Police are searching for the hijacked car, with registration number ZPB435GP.

The police's Lungelo Dlamini said the police were searching for three men who fled in Aucamp's Hyundai.

"We have launched a manhunt for three suspects.

"At this stage no one has been arrested. And the vehicle belonging to the deceased has not yet been recovered."