Two suspects were arrested on Sunday for the murder of a 38-year-old man and a 45-year-old woman on Saturday at 12:00 on Vuyo Street in Vrygrond near Muizenberg in the Cape metropolis.
Members of the police unit in Muizenberg arrested the suspects after they followed up on information about the double shooting death.
They searched a site in Disa Street in nearby Capricorn where a 25-year-old man was arrested for possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition, as well as for the double murder. A 31-year-old suspect was also arrested for the double murder.
According to Capt. Police spokesperson Frederick van Wyk is a Uzzi pistol whose serial number has been removed and 62 bullets confiscated and handed in as evidence.
The suspects will appear in the Muizenberg Magistrate’s Court.