Uitenhage police investigate double murder

12:13 (GMT+2) Sun, 16 Jun 2019

Uitenhage police are investigating a double murder, after two men were fatally wounded in Rosedale on Saturday night.

Spokesperson, Capt Gerda Swart says it is alleged that the victims, aged 23 and 24, exited a house, when several gunshots were fired.

She says both were shot in the upper body and they died at the scene.

Swart says the motive for the murders is not known, and the names of the victims will be released after formal identification is completed.

Anyone with information can contact the nearest police station.