MORNINGSIDE – A young man was shot during a heated Florida Road altercation at 6:30 am on Saturday.
The man (21) was shot several times after an altercation broke out on the busy street in the early morning. He was found sprawled across the roadway as Rescue Care Paramedics arrived on the scene. Having sustained gunshot wounds to the body, the man was in critical condition and Advanced Life Support Paramedics immediately worked to stabilize the man before he was rushed to a nearby hospital for the urgent medical care that he required.
SAPS who were on scene and have begun an investigation into the shocking shooting. “A case of attempted murder has been opened,” said Colonel Thulani Zwane, provincial spokesperson for the SAPS.