Magistrate shot and killed outside his house


Karabo Ngoepe





PRETORIA- A 50-year-old Magistrate was shot and killed as he was entering his driveway in Bronkhorstspruit.





It is said the magistrate was driving into the driveway of his house when he was shot four times by an unknown suspect.





Police said the Magistrate whose name is known to Africa News24-7 was declared dead on the scene. One witness reported that he saw a Green Toyota Rav 4 driving away from the scene with only the driver visible inside the vehicle.





He was coming back from the Cullinan Magistrates Court on Wednesday afternoon when he was shot. Police will be looking at the cases he has been presiding over to see if there is a link to his murder.