Seven dead, five wounded in Kagiso shooting

It’s understood a gunman entered a house in the area and shot the owner, his girlfriend and a neighbour.

Seven people have been shot dead and five others wounded following a shooting in Kagiso, in the west of Johannesburg. Picture: Eyewitness News

CAPE TOWN - Seven people have been shot dead and five others wounded following a shooting in Kagiso, in the west of Johannesburg.

It’s understood a gunman entered a house in the area and shot the owner, his girlfriend and a neighbour.

As the suspect fled the scene, he then randomly opened fire onto the street. It’s understood the street was busy as there was a wedding celebration nearby.

The police’s Brenda Muridili said the motive for the killing was unknown at this stage.

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