MALAMULELE- Elderly woman shot dead at Xikundu Village

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By: Vulani Baloyi

Limpopo- 62 year old woman was shot dead at her
home on Sunday (30th July 2017) evening at Xikundu village in Saselamani outside Malamulele.

It is alleged that the deceased opened the door expecting her daughter from work and she was immediately shot by unknown people.

According to a statement released by Limpopo provincial Police, the deceased husband who is also 62 years of age was seriously injured from gun shots sustained during the incident.

Provincial Police spokesperson Lt. Col Maontshe Ngoepe said an amount of money was robbed from the deceased daughter but she escaped unhurt.

Ngoepe said the motive behind this incident is still unknown.

“The suspects are unknown and there are no arrest yet, Police investigations are continuing, Ngoepe added.

Police are pleading with anyone who has information that can lead to the arrest of suspects concerning this matter to contact Detective/Sergeant Kubayi at 071 602 0268 Or Captain Boshomane at 079 894 550 or nearest Police Station or crime stop number 0860010111 or crime line sms 32211.

Meanwhile, on the 19th of July 2017, 19 year old pregnant teenager Nare Beanice Malebana was shot dead at her home from the same Village. “No arrest has been made in this case” Ngoepe confirmed.

South African Police Service in the Province condemned the continuous incidents of attacks and killings of elderly people from various areas recently.

Edited by Rhandzu Hlungwane