Commuter shot dead in Port Elizabeth - another wounded

10:25 (GMT+2) Thu, 12 Jul 2018



Port Elizabeth police are investigating a mystery shooting in Missionvale in which a man was shot and killed and another commuter wounded in the back.

Colonel Priscilla Naidu said the incident happened at around 6.30am on Thursday when two people were shot in Missionvale while waiting for public transport.

The exact details and motive for the incident are unclear at this stage but police are investigating a case of murder and attempted murder.

Colonel Naidu said 40- year- old Bonani Momo and another commuter were standing at the bus stop when shots were fired at them.

Momo sustained a fatal gunshot wound to the head while the other person was shot in his back.

Police are appealing to the community to assist them with any information relating to the incident.


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