A Mpumalanga man was shot dead while he and his wife celebrated the coming of the new year.
Dwyne Nguyuza and his wife celebrated new year when men entered their home in Bosbokrand.
He fired at Nguyuza several times, shot the woman and then ran away.
The couple was rushed to the nearest clinic, but Nguyuza was pronounced dead on arrival at the clinic.
His widow was transferred to a hospital, where she is currently recovering.
Police are investigating a case of murder and attempted murder. The shooter has not yet been detected.
Police said in a statement
#sapsMP Suspect that fatally shot a man & wounded his wife at their home in Thulamahashe last night is sought by #SAPS. Motive of shootings is not known. Anyone with info to call Capt Mashele on 0829684153 or #CrimeStop on 0860010111. #ZizojikaIzinto SWhttps://t.co/FUoZi6Gha9 pic.twitter.com/KvnQRDgO8l— SA Police Service (@SAPoliceService) January 1, 2020