RUSTENBURG – Yesterday afternoon a group of criminals attempted a ‘home invasion’ in the Zinniaville suburb.
Paramedic services were called and arrived on the scene around 14:10 where they found a man seriously injured by falling off a wall he attempted to scale. Whilst the paramedics were treating the man the public gave chase to another other suspect, he was chased through a graveyard and shot.
Paramedics focused their attention on the man who was shot in the graveyard, upon further inspection they declared he was dead.
The man who scaled the wall was treated and taken to hospital, two others allegedly involved got away.
The SAPS have been notified and will conduct further investigations.