Police hunt for suspects who killed a man, injured his girlfriend

The man’s girlfriend sustained a bullet wound to her leg during the shooting.

FILE: The motive for the incident, which happened in Tafelsig on Friday, is not known. Picture: sxc.hu.

CAPE TOWN - Police are hunting for two men who shot and killed a 49-year-old man in Mitchell's Plain.

The motive for the incident, which happened in Tafelsig on Friday, is not known.

The man's girlfriend sustained a bullet wound to her leg during the shooting.

The police's Frederick van Wyk said, "Two unidentified suspects approached them and fired several shots fatally wounding the deceased. The suspects fled the scene in a blue Hyundai Elantra sedan. We 've opened a murder and attempted murder cases for further investigation."