Man killed in Mitchells Plain

The victim was found in the back seat of a car with multiple gunshot wounds.

A 34-year-old man was gunned down in Mitchells Plain on Thursday.

CAPE TOWN - A 34-year-old man was gunned down in Mitchells Plain, the local policing forum said on Thursday.

The crime took place on Tennis Street in Beacon Valley this afternoon.

The victim was found in the back seat of a car with multiple gunshot wounds to his body.

Police say the motive for the shooting is unclear.

The Mitchells Plain Community Policing Forum's AB Isaacs says no arrests have been made.

"We are requesting the community to come forward with information so that the perpetrators can be brought to book."