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Woman killed, another injured in Bonteheuwel home

It's believed the two women were ambushed in their home.

A 35-year-old woman was shot dead and another injured in their Bonteheuwel home on Saturday afternoon.

Western Cape police spokesperson Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana said, the injured woman, 31, was rushed from the house in Kiaat Road to hospital following the shooting around 13:45.

Ward councillor Angus Mckenzie shared that he was “extremely disappointed and horrified”.

“This shooting breaks a fractured community trying every day to grow stronger and stronger. As a community we cannot and must not allow the ongoing lawlessness to prevail.”

Rwexana said no arrests have been made yet .

“Police are pursuing those responsible for his incident. We appeal to the community, anyone with more information that can assist with the investigation is requested to contact Crime Stop 08600 10111.”

More: news24

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