Police search for Mitchells Plain shooting suspects

A 19-year-old man was shot dead outside a pub in Mitchells Plain this morning.

FILE: The man was sitting inside a vehicle with five other occupants when another car pulled up behind them. Picture: Supplied.

CAPE TOWN - Western Cape police are searching for the assailants of a 19-year-old Mitchells Plain man who was shot dead outside a pub.

The incident happened in the early hours of this morning in Mitchells Plain.

The man was sitting inside a vehicle with five other occupants when another car pulled up behind them.

The police's Frederick van Wyk, "The suspects approached the Opel Astra and randomly opened fire on them. A 19-year-old male was fatally wounded and the other occupants sustained several wounds to their bodies."