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Unidentified man executed near Ballito, another shot 8 times in Phoenix

(Reaction Unit SA (RUSA) found an identified man's body executed near Ballito on Monday morning.)

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According to Reaction Unit SA (RUSA), the body of an unidentified man shot execution-style was discovered on an unpaved road between Ballito and Tongaat on Monday morning.

Prem Balram, a spokesperson for RUSA, said they were called to the scene around 06:58 a.m.

Barlam said the man was found with his hands tied behind his back. He was also lying in a prone position.

“He appears to have sustained two gunshot wounds and blunt force trauma to his head. Two 9mm spent cartridges were recovered near his body,” said Balram

Balram also stated that the motive for the execution-style murder could not be confirmed.

The police have yet to confirm the murder and provide additional information about the shooting.

IN OTHER NEWS

In a drive-by shooting in Phoenix on Friday afternoon, a pedestrian was shot at least eight times.

According to Balram, RUSA members arrived on the scene at 13:22 and found a man lying on the road bleeding heavily from his injuries.

Upon examination, it was found that he had been shot at least eight times in the body and head.

The man was declared dead at the scene.

A person that witnessed the incident said, "four occupants of a silver Toyota Corolla opened fire on the pedestrian before they sped off."

Balram also stated that several spent 9mm cartridges were recovered.

The motive for the shooting is yet to be established.

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Ballito Balram. Phoenix Prem Balram RUSA

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