3 Somali nationals shot dead within minutes of each other in Khayelitsha

The shootings apparently occurred reported in Khayelitsha Site C on Thursday night.

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CAPE TOWN - Three Somali men have been shot and killed in separate incidents in Khayelitsha.

The shootings were reported in Site C on Thursday evening.

The police's Andre Traut says the motive behind the shootings are unclear.

Traut adds that no arrests have been made yet.

“At 9:45pm a 27-year-old man was shot and killed outside his shop in Site C. At 9:50pm a 22-year-old man was killed inside his shop at Site C. At around the same time a 28-year-old man was shot and killed at Site C.”

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)