Kewtown teen killed in gang crossfire
A 16-year-old teen was shot dead and another man injured during a suspected gang shooting.
CAPE TOWN - Western Cape police are investigating a case of murder after a 16-year-old boy was killed in a suspected gang-related shooting in Athlone.
The police's Thembinkosi Kinana says the incident happened in Kewtown on Tuesday afternoon.
"According to the information, the teenager was coming from school when he was caught in the crossfire of people who were apparently fighting."
A 31-year-old man was also wounded in the shooting and rushed to hospital.
No arrests have been made at this stage.