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Anti-Gang Unit members deployed in Mitchell’s Plain in search for clues to solve early morning multiple murders

WESTERN CAPE – Anti Gang Unit members and crime scene experts are combing the scene for clues following an incident in the early hours of this morning where three males and a woman between the ages of 30 and 32 were shot dead in Mitchell’s Plain.

Reports at the disposal of police indicate that the victims were in a house in Hazeldene Street in Portlands when a vehicle with occupants pulled up and three suspects got into the premises and fired multiple shots before they fled.

Investigations by detectives are looking into all possibilities including indications this could be gang related. Anyone with information that can assist in expediting the investigation is urged to contact the Anti-Gang Unit hotline 0800 664 264.

Source: South African Police Service