Man hacked after he allegedly shot another person

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A 32-year-old male suspect reportedly shot and killed a 24-year-old man at his parental house around 2 am on Sunday morning. Upon hearing several gunshots, the deceased’s younger brother got out and found his brother’s lifeless body with several gunshot wounds.

Limpopo Police Spokesperson Brigadier Selvy Mohlala said the man immediately attacked the gunman with a sharp object repeatedly until he succumbed to the injuries.

“Police at Tonga were alerted and when they arrived at the scene, they were surprised to find two lifeless bodies as well as a firearm. The suspect to the second murder was still on the scene.”Mohlala added that the police opened two cases of murder and a 22-year-old man was arrested and the two weapons were confiscated for investigation purposes.

The Provincial Commissioner of the SAPS in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Semakaleng Manamela has strongly condemned this incident.

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