At least 18 dead after two shootings in bars in South Africa

At least 18 dead after two shootings in bars in South Africa

Two shootings took place in taverns in the city Pietermaritzburg (this) and from Johannesburg They left a total of at least 18 dead last night, police sources confirmed this Sunday.

The first was the Pietermaritzburg incident, which left 4 killed and 8 seriously injured.

According to police sources quoted by the local Times, two men got out of a car around 8:30 PM (6:30 PM GMT), entered a tavern in the neighborhood sweetwater’s and opened fire on customers.

Two people died on the spot and two more later in medical centers.

A few hours later, after midnight, another cafe in the infamous former black ghetto quarter of Soweto, southwest of Johannesburg, was the target of a similar incident.

Source: El heraldo

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