Two G4S security guards die in murder-suicide

It’s understood the G4S guards were arguing over routes before the shooting incident.

The company says it’s working with police to determine the exact circumstances which led to the incident.

JOHANNESBURG- Police are investigating an alleged murder-suicide in the North West in which two cash in transit security guards died in Stilfontein.

It's understood the G4S guards were arguing over routes on Monday when one shot his colleague and then turned the gun on himself.

In a statement the company said it was working with police to determine the exact circumstances.

The police's Paul Ramaloko says, "They were driving in a G4 security vehicle in Stilfontein. They had differences [when the] one took out a firearm and shot at the driver. The driver died instantly; the man [then] turned the gun on himself and he also died on the spot."