Shooting at Lotus River shop leaves three people dead - Reports
Eyewitness News understands that three people have been killed.
CAPE TOWN - There was a shooting at a shop in Lotus River, Cape Town on Wednesday afternoon.
Eyewitness News learned that three people had been killed.
The incident occurred at a fisheries outlet, where police had been called to the scene.
A preliminary report suggests two of the victims walked into a fishery on the corner of Klip and Zeekoe Roads in the afternoon, followed by unknown gunmen.
The assailants fired several shots inside the shop, killing the two.
A third man, who is believed to be an assistant at the fishery, was also killed.
The motive for the shooting is unknown.
#shooting Three people reportedly shot dead in Lotus river, Cape Town this afternoon. Apparently gang related. @SAPoliceService still on scene combing for evidence.. @BOSBEER2006 @1SecondLater @MARIUSBROODRYK @News24 pic.twitter.com/ZyjaTTldcK— BOSBEER.COM (@BOSBEER2006) September 9, 2020