Gauteng man shot twice, seriously wounded in home invasion


KRUGERSDORP, August 11 – A man has been seriously wounded when he was shot twice in an apparent home invasion robbery in Johannesburg, Gauteng, paramedics said on Saturday.

Netcare 911 responded just before 10 pm on Friday night to reports of a shooting in Mindalore in Krugersdorp, west of Johannesburg, Netcare 911 spokesman  Shawn Herbst said.

Reports from the scene indicated that a man sustained two gunshot wounds in a suspected armed robbery. The man was treated on the scene by an advanced life support paramedic and transported by ambulance in a serious condition to the hospital for further treatment, Herbst said.

– African News Agency (ANA)