Man killed in Reiger Park
Alleged drug dealer and Dougans gang member Desmond Tombeen was murdered this afternoon.
JOHANNESBURG - A man has been killed in Reiger Park on Wednesday afternoon in what appears to be a gang-related hit.
Wednesday's incident is the latest in a string of shootings in the East Rand neighbourhood.
Eyewitness News understands the man killed is Desmond Tombeen, allegedly a member of the Dougans gang, who are infamous for their drug dealing in the area.
The man was featured on a recent list of drug dealers sent out by concerned parents trying to fight drug abuse in the community.
Police are still looking for suspects.
In April, a 27-year-old man was gunned down while leaving his home.
A man jumped out of the vehicle and opened fire wounding the man with a bullet to the neck.
The victim was rushed to Tambo Memorial Hospital in Boksburg.
In February, a 16-year-old was shot, allegedly by his own cousin, in what appeared to be a gang-related incident.