A GELVANDALE dog, shot while trying in vain to protect his owner, could be going home today – sporting a bullet hole through the snout.
Meide, an 18-month-old Alsatian mix, jumped in to defend his owner, Ryan Carolus, 27, when he was gunned down in a gang-related incident on Wednesday.
Carolus, who is believed to have been part of a gang, was riding his bicycle home when rival gang members pulled up in a white Corsa bakkie and opened fire.
Ryan dropped his bicycle and ran home, but two assailants gave chase and continued firing.
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