Man shot in Rivonia Road shooting dies

Adam Ballim was wounded during the attack and rushed to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The scene where Adam Ballim was shot and wounded in a parking lot. Picture: Emily Corke/EWN.

SANDTON - Well known economist Goolam Ballim has confirmed to Eyewitness News that his brother, Adam, has died after he was shot and wounded on Rivonia Road in Sandton.

Adam and his wife were robbed on the busy stretch of road by four suspects earlier today.

The 50-year-old was wounded during the attack and was rushed to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

Paramedics said the incident took place outside Pizza Hut in Rivonia Road.

Police had closed off the parking lot as they investigated and gathered evidence.

Picture: Emily Corke