Family tied up and father shot multiple times in Gauteng home invasion

13:50 (GMT+2) Thu, 07 Dec 2017

A man was in a critical condition in hospital after he was shot several times at a plot in Nooitgedacht, paramedics said on Thursday.

Netcare  911 spokesperson Nick Dollman said paramedics responded to reports of a shooting at a plot near the R114 in the Nooitgedacht area between Honeydew and Muldersdrift in Gauteng at around 01h:30 am.

“Reports from the scene allege that several men tied up the family and shot the father. The victim, in his thirties, had been shot several times and was in a critical condition. He was attended to by a Netcare 911 Advanced Life Support paramedic and was ventilated at the scene before being transported rapidly to a hospital for the urgent medical intervention that he required,” he said.

-African News Agency (ANA)