Bellville shooting leaves man, woman in critical condition

The incident took place along Pasita Road shortly before noon on Monday.

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CAPE TOWN - A man and a woman have been critically wounded in a shooting at a business in Bellville.

The incident took place along Pasita Road shortly before noon on Monday.

The motive is unknown.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said: “A 53-year-old man was found lying at the entrance of the business while a 47-year-old woman was found lying near the stairs. Paramedics assessed the patients and found that they had each sustained a gunshot wound to their heads, leaving them both in a critical condition.

“Paramedics treated both patients and provided them with advanced life support interventions.”