Man gunned down in Soweto

Johannesburg - A 28-year-old man was shot dead in Soweto, Gauteng police said on Wednesday.

Police spokesperson Kay Makhubela said the man and five others went to a house in Jabulani on Tuesday, after they heard that the owner was looking for them.

"On arrival the owner took his gun and fired shots at them. One man was fatally wounded and the rest managed to run away."

He said the home owner suspected that the men had broken into his house.

"The man ran away after the incident. Police are tracking him down."

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Daisy Jones 2014-08-06 01:17:18 PM
The owner is such an idiot, now he'll go to jail and never see his house again. What a chop.
Ennio Morricone 2014-08-06 01:50:39 PM
Stupid man
Sarah Thobile Mthimunye 2014-08-06 01:57:55 PM
taking the law in to your hands is a good thing because the police delay sometimes. thou it hit u back if u cnt defend yo self...
Sarah Thobile Mthimunye 2014-08-06 01:57:56 PM
taking the law in to your hands is a good thing because the police delay sometimes. thou it hit u back if u cnt defend yo self...
Stephanes Heunis 2014-08-06 02:24:16 PM
NOW HIS REALLY NOT AT HIS HOUSE, WHAT IFF SOMEONE ENTER NOT BREAK IN NOW, CAUSE HE IS ON THE RUN. IDIOT