Police investigate Cape gang violence
9 people were wounded in separate shootings in Manenberg, Mitchells Plain & Retreat over the weekend.
CAPE TOWN - Police are investigating a possible gang-related shooting after a person was shot dead and several more were wounded in Retreat.
The five were among at least nine people wounded in separate shootings in Manenberg, Mitchells Plain and Retreat over the weekend.
A Manenberg teenager was also those shot and killed over the weekend.
The police's Frederick van Wyk said unknown gunmen opened fire on the group and killed one of them in Retreat on Saturday.
The others were taken to hospital in a serious condition with gunshot wounds.
"The motive for the shooting is currently unknown but the possibility that it's gang-related will be investigated. A case of murder and attempted murder were opened."
In other shootings a 37-year-old man was killed in Mitchells Plain's Beacon Valley neighbourhood while an 18-year-old was gunned down in Manenberg yesterday.
By last night no arrests had been made in any of the cases.