A 52-year-old woman was shot dead in Kwazakhele in what police suspect was a witness killing on Wednesday morning (16/08/17).
Police spokesman Captain Andre Beetge said police suspected Ntombizonke Patricia Dywili was a witness in another murder that took place a few days ago at a house across the road from her Lukwe Street home.
Dywili was shot several times at close range shortly after she came out of her house at 6.05am to go to work. She died on the scene and none of her personal belongings were taken.
Robbery as a motive has been ruled out.
Police suspect she might have witnessed the murder of her neighbour Makhaya Mdoko, 43, on Saturday.
Mdoko was shot through his front door.
The door was then forced open he was shot again.
He died from several head and chest wounds.