Police investigate Athlone night club murder

The incident came just hours after a shooting at a Camps Bay night spot in which two people were wounded.

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CAPE TOWN – Authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding the killing of a man outside a popular Cape Town nightclub in Athlone.

The shooting occurred in the parking lot outside the Galaxy nightclub on Monday.

The police’s Frederick van Wyk said: “The shooting incident took place yesterday morning at about 4 o’clock in the parking area in a nightclub in Athlone where a 33-year-old man was fatally wounded in under investigation.

“We’ve opened a murder case for further investigation. No arrests have been made as yet. The case continues.”

The incident came just hours after a shooting at a Camps Bay night spot in which two people were wounded.

Three arrests have been made in that case.