Cape Town – Two gunmen were reportedly arrested after they allegedly stormed a hairdressing salon in Limpopo on Friday and opened fire on the owner and patrons.
The two men walked into the salon, near Masingita Mall in Giyani, and shot at the salon owner, Andrew Makhubele, 32, and three other people, SABCNews reported.
One of the men who were shot, Herman Baloyi, 33, had fled into the bushes and his body was found on Saturday morning after he succumbed to his injuries, the report quoted Limpopo police spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo as saying.
The other two were rushed to hospital.
According to News24, the suspects aged 37 and 43, were arrested on Saturday at Mapayeni village and a firearm believed to be the one that was used in the shooting, was also recovered.
The motive behind the shooting remained unknown.
The suspects were expected to appear in the Giyani Magistrate’s Court soon, the report said.
Compiled by Olwethu Mpeshe