2 arrested for killing Diepsloot teen
It’s believed nine armed men robbed a tavern and randomly opened fire, fatally wounding a 17-year-old.
JOHANNESBURG - Police have arrested two men for allegedly killing a Diepsloot teenager at a local tavern.
It's believed nine armed men robbed the tavern in Extension 12 at the weekend and randomly opened fire, fatally wounding the 17-year-old.
Another patron was also wounded in the incident.
The police's Daniel Mavimbela says the group escaped with an undisclosed amount of money.
"During the early hours of this morning, we arrested two men, aged 27 and 30, for Saturday morning's tavern attack where a 17-year-old boy was fatally shot during a robbery. One of the suspects was arrested in Extension 12 while the other one was found in Johannesburg."