A mass shooting at a tavern shattered the community of Kanyamazane in Mpumalanga. The incident, which occurred in the early hours of Sunday morning, has left the community in shock and mourning the loss of two innocent lives.
The police in Mpumalanga are currently on the hunt for two suspects who stormed into the tavern wearing balaclavas and opened fire indiscriminately.
According to eyewitnesses, the assailants fled the scene immediately after the shooting, leaving behind a trail of devastation.
One person tragically lost their life on the scene, while another succumbed to their injuries at the hospital. Fourteen others were wounded in the attack and are currently recovering in the hospital. It is heart-wrenching to learn that two of the victims are in critical condition, fighting for their lives.
The motive behind this senseless act of violence remains unknown at this stage. The police have opened a case of murder with additional counts of attempted murder, and they are urging anyone with information that may assist in apprehending the suspects to come forward.