ER24 has reported a fatal shootout in Roodepoort that left one man dead and at least 7 injured on Friday.
Spokesperson Shawn Herbst confirmed that the shooting occurred in Albertina Sisulu road near Onslow avenue in the West Rand town.
Roodepoort Record the shootout was between two rival gangs of illegal miners and that the body of the fatally wounded was found in a field by the police’s West Rand K9 Unit. Comment by police was not immediately available.
Their report put the total of people injured at eight.