Police probe double murder after 2 men were fatally shot in Uitenhage

The South African Police Service in Uitenhage are investigating a double murder case after the bodies of two unknown men were found lying on the roadside in Uitenhage this morning.

This morning at around 08:30, police received a call from an anonymous person who informed them of two people that were lying on the roadside about a kilometre away from the Koedoeskloof Waste Disposal Site in Uitenhage. At the scene, police found the lifeless bodies of two unknown men with several gunshot wounds in the upper body. The one victim was wearing a grey hooded tracksuit top, a blue golf shirt, greenish trousers and a pair of red Bronx sneakers. The other victim was wearing a black tracksuit top, navy trousers and a pair of black and lime sneakers.

Any person who can assist the police in identifying the two unknown bodies or provide information that could lead to the arrest of the suspect/s is urged to contact Lieutenant Colonel George Green at 082 442 3685. The information may also be shared via Crime Stop at 08600 10111.

Source: South African Police Service