Police launch manhunt following shooting at Gugulethu Mall

Western Cape police have launched a manhunt after five suspects shot and wounded four people, including an 11-year-old girl at Gugulethu Mall on Saturday.

SAPS spokesperson, Andre Traut said the armed suspects robbed a retail shop at the mall and fled with cellphones.

“While fleeing the scene they randomly shot at shoppers, injuring a 51-year-old female and an 11-year-old girl,” said Traut.

“They then shot and wounded two security guards aged 38 and 48 before managing to get away. The injured victims were admitted to hospital.” Traut added.

Anyone with information that may help police uncover the whereabouts of the suspects are asked to contact CrimeStop on 08600 10111.


Done By: Mitchum George