Man arrested in connection with Wynberg mosque shooting

On Friday, the three men were shot, one died and two were wounded in Mars Street.

FILE: The police's Joseph Swartbooi said the suspect was arrested by members of the Anti-Gang Unit on Monday morning. Picture: @SAPoliceService/Twitter.

CAPE TOWN - Police have arrested a man in Heideveld in connection with a shooting outside a mosque in Wynberg.

On Friday, the three men were shot, one died and two were wounded in Mars Street.

The police's Joseph Swartbooi said the suspect was arrested by members of the Anti-Gang Unit on Monday morning.

“In the early hours of Monday morning, detectives conducted a tracing operation, which led them to an address in Heideveld where the suspect was arrested. The suspect is due to make an appearance in the Wynberg Magistrates Court on Wednesday.”

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