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.

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