Man, woman from Timothy Valley gunned down in ‘targeted hit’


Numerous spent bullet cartridges, blood trickling down the road and a shocked crowd of onlookers painted a grim picture where three people were gunned down in broad daylight outside a popular bus depot in the usually quiet neighbourhood of Perridgevale at the weekend.

While police are still investigating the motive of the drive-by shooting, police spokesperson Colonel Priscilla Naidu said on Monday it had definitely been a targeted hit on a man and woman from Timothy Valley who had moments before bought bus tickets to Gauteng...

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