Two killed in Mitchells Plain shooting

The two men were gunned down in Tafelsig on Saturday night & a third man is recovering in hospital.

FILE. The men were gunned down in Tafelsig on Saturday while a third man is recovering in hospital after he was shot in the head. Picture: Gadeeja Abbas/EWN

CAPE TOWN - Western Cape police are investigating the motive behind a shooting in which two people were killed in Mitchells Plain.

The men were gunned down in Tafelsig on Saturday while a third man is recovering in hospital after he was shot in the head.

The police's Frederick van Wyk said, "Unidentified suspects fired several shots. The motive is currently being investigated and we've opened murder and attempted murder cases."

Last week a man was also gunned down near a local supermarket.