Couple gunned down in Rocklands

It's understood the man and woman were killed during a drive-by shooting while standing at a street corner.

FILE: No arrests have been made yet. Picture: EWN.

CAPE TOWN - Cape Town police are investigating a double murder after a couple was gunned down in Rocklands.

It is understood the man and woman were killed during a drive-by shooting while standing at a street corner.

The police's Captain Frederick van Wyk says no arrests have been made yet.

"The male was shot on the chest and passed away on the scene. The female sustained head wounds and was taken to a nearby hospital where she later died. Allegedly the deceased and a group of people were standing together on the street when an unknown people in a white Toyota Yaris drove by and started shooting at them."