A woman lost her life last night while arriving at Eagles Landing Shopping Centre.
Honeydew CPF Patrollers received a call asking for assistance with a shooting in the shopping complex at approx 21:45, upon arrival, Vitamed and Netcare 911 were already there providing support for the woman who was shot, although she sadly passed away a few moments later.
The police forensic division arrived shortly afterwards and started their investigation and collecting evidence and statements from witness’s.
Honeydew Victim Support was also on scene to assist the family of the deceased during this difficult time.
Captain Juanita Yorke, police spokesperson, confirmed that a case of attempted hijacking and murder was opened at the Honeydew Police Station.
As far as the SAPS know, the suspects are 3 males, and were travelling in a silver 3 series BMW, and asked for any people with information to please contact the police station on 011 801 8400.
Honeydew CPF Public Relations Officer, Micheal Steyn offered their condolences to the family and friends of the deceased saying, “Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family and friends of the victim. We would also like to thank EC Security for their assistance on scene tonight.”