Mitchells Plain couple killed in an ambush, child wounded

The family was apparently ambushed on Wednesday in the Eastridge area.

Picture: SAPS.

CAPE TOWN - A couple has been killed and their child wounded in a shooting in Mitchells Plain.

The family was apparently ambushed on Wednesday in the Eastridge area.

The couple died on the scene.

Their seven-year-old daughter was also hit in her arm.

The motive behind the shooting is unclear.