Three shot dead in ‘house robbery’ outside Johannesburg


Cii Radio| Ayesha Ismail| 03 January 2017| 04 Rabi ul Aakir 1438

Three people were shot and killed in an attempted house robbery on Tuesday in Vereeniging outside Johannesburg. The shooting occurred shortly before 1pm in Roshnee.

Netcare 911 said that the homeowner Zohra Baleshar, and two suspects were found dead inside the house by paramedics.

Athlenda Mathe‚ Netcare 911 spokesman‚ said in a statement that when paramedics arrived at the house they found that all three of those who had been shot had died.

“Reports from the scene indicate that a suspect (a woman) has been taken into police custody.”

She said the exact circumstances of the shooting were unknown.

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