Cape Town – Two males aged 46 and 48 and a 25-year-old female were shot and fatally wounded in Bosberg Street, Bishop Lavis, late on Tuesday evening, South African Police Services (SAPS) confirmed in a statement.
SAPS spokesperson Colonel Andre Traut, said Anti-Gang Unit detectives are probing the circumstances surrounding the triple murder.
“According to reports an unknown suspect entered the premises and fired several shots at the victims.
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“The victims sustained gunshot wounds to their heads and were declared deceased on the scene by medical personnel,” said Traut.
The motive for the murders has not yet been established.
The suspect fled the scene and is yet to be arrested.
SAPS has requested anyone who is able to shed light on the matter to do so by contacting Crime Stop at 08600 10111 or using the My SAPS App.
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Compiled by Junaid Benjamin