Opera News

Opera News App Download

4 Killed in a taxi shootout battle

za.studio.opera.com
2020-07-28 11:41:02

Four taxi drivers killed in the taxi shootout in Johannesburg. The fight between the drivers is reported to be all about fighting back ones that had been trying to hijack the working route. According to the close source the local taxi drivers in Johannesburg had told the uber drivers not to use their working route but the uber drivers had been reported to had continued with using the route.

Taxi drivers then took to the streets to block the uber drivers who are continuously using their working route. As they do that it is said that the uber industry also organized the fight back. The fight between the two parts took away the lives of the four taxi drivers. At the moment there is no uber drivers who had been reported dead.

The police in the area had confirmed the death of the four taxi drivers believed to had been shot dead by the mob of the armed uber drivers who had took it to street to fight back the taxi industry which was blocking them from using the local working route. According to the police they had revealed that according to the law both parts had permission to use the route. Police said it is well popular for taxi industry to go against the set working laws as they always fight back their competitors.

Nkululeko Nhleko, police, said at the moment police had not yet made an arrest but he said the investigation in connection of the four dead taxi drivers in now in place.

''Four cases of murder had been opened. The investigation is on as now. Killers will be arrested as soon as possible''

Source: Opera News

Tags:

Johannesburg Nkululeko Nhleko
The views expressed in this article are the writer's, they do not reflect the views of Opera News. Please report any fake news or defamatory statements to operanews-external(at)opera.com

YOU MAY LIKE

This is what they saw after a fatal crash

2d ago

17440 🔥

This is what they saw after a fatal crash

Multitudes gunned down at MTN taxi rank shootings

15h ago

20048 🔥

Multitudes gunned down at MTN taxi rank shootings

See What Sbahle Mpisane Looks Like After A Horrible Accident | (Pictures)

2d ago

7655 🔥

See What Sbahle Mpisane Looks Like After A Horrible Accident | (Pictures)

'Shock' and grief over deaths of Olifantsfontein pupils

1d ago

4843 🔥

'Shock' and grief over deaths of Olifantsfontein pupils

Fatal crash happens in Gauteng, these are the scenes

2d ago

2567 🔥

Fatal crash happens in Gauteng, these are the scenes

9 People Died, Seven Injured After Truck Collided With Minibus

2d ago

3184 🔥

9 People Died, Seven Injured After Truck Collided With Minibus

Commuter Recalls Being Caught In Cash-in-trasist Heist

2d ago

2577 🔥

Commuter Recalls Being Caught In Cash-in-trasist Heist

Three trucks in horrific collision on the N1

23h ago

2536 🔥

Three trucks in horrific collision on the N1

Read: Horror Accident In Mpumalanga Left Three Dead

16h ago

2578 🔥

Read: Horror Accident In Mpumalanga Left Three Dead

Armed Robbers Attack Cash In Transit And Run Away With Undisclosed amount In Mpumalanga

1d ago

2719 🔥

Armed Robbers Attack Cash In Transit And Run Away With Undisclosed amount In Mpumalanga