Alleged gang members arrested for double murder in Kraaifontein

Kraaifontein police arrested two alleged gang members for a double murder in Scottsdene.

‘’The suspects aged 18 and 27 was traced to Klipbok Street, Scottsdene and arrested for the murder after they chased and fatally shot two males aged 19 and 27 in Rustic Street, Kraaifontein on Thursday, 8 April 2021 at around 10:25.’’ Said Captain FC van Wyk

‘’The victims died at the scene of the shooting. The suspects fled the scene of the crime.’’ Added van Wyk

The suspects will appear in the Blue Downs Regional Court once charged.

‘’Investigations are continuing to recover the firearm used to commit the murder.’’ He added.

The Western Province Acting Provincial Commissioner, Major General

Thembisile Patekile thanked the members for their quick response in following up on the information provided and arresting the suspects.

He also thanked the community for providing the information that led to the arrest of the perpetrators. He further warned criminals, especially gang members that everything possible will be done to trace and arrest them. 


Done By: Mitchum George


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