From informations gathered, from police spokesperson (Captain Nqobile Gwala) the security guard, who was believed to be in his fifties, was on Electron Road when he was shot by unknown suspects who were in a vehicle, at about 6.25am, Tuesday Morning.
“Paramedics arrived at the scene, but declared the security officer dead. The Security officer, sustained a gunshot wound to the chest and wasnt responding when paramedics arrived.
Police Spokeperson (Gwala) said the matter was being investigated and a case has been opened by Sydenham SAPS.
According to Paramedic (Kyle van Reenen) from Emer G Med, who arrived with his team at the scene and found the guard with “fatal gunshot wounds ”.
“Allege reports from the crime scene, states that the man was a security officer who was shot by an unknown number of suspects in a drive-by shooting, as he was arriving at his place of work,” van Reenen, the paramedic spokesperson said.