By Mandlakazi Nqeketho
Police are searching for the suspects after the bodies of two 24- and 28-year-old men were spotted on the sidewalk near Nkelenkethe area in the early hours of 18 May 2022 at about 05h50 in Willowvale.
It is alleged that the dead were working at night on the road controlling passing vehicles. The bodies were found by another employee. An investigation revealed that they had bullet wounds to the head, face, and knees. At the scene police found seven empty cartridges and two projects.
No arrests have been made yet. Police said they did not know the cause of the incident and that an investigation was under way.
Anyone with information on the incident is requested to contact Detective Captain Baninzi of Willowvale SAPS on 071 843 6537 or SAPS Crime Stop 08600 10111.
Acting District Commissioner Brigadier Zinakile Freddie expressed shock at the deaths of two innocent people, saying police would make sure the suspects were behind bars.