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CT police investigate after 3 shot dead in separate incidents

In the first shooting in Retreat on Tuesday, a man was killed and another wounded when gunmen opened fire on them.

Picture: Freeimages

CAPE TOWN - Police are investigating a spate of murders and attempted murders in Steenberg, Lavender Hill and Retreat.

All three incidents occurred within hours of one another on Tuesday.

No arrests have been made in connection with any of the crimes.

In the first shooting in Retreat on Tuesday, a man was killed and another wounded when gunmen opened fire on them.

Police say the shooting is gang-related.

Hours later, in Steenberg, police were called to a scene where a man's body was found.

He'd been shot several times.

About half an hour later, a man was shot dead in Lavender Hill.

Another man was also wounded.

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