Two Killed, Security Guard Injured in Joburg Shooting

Two people have been killed and a 50-year-old security guard injured in a shooting in the Johannesburg CBD.

It is understood the shooting took place on Sunday on the corners of Twist and Plein streets.

ER24’s Ross Campbell said on arrival at the scene, the two adult males were found lying in the street and on the pavement, one with a gunshot wound to the head and the other to the chest.

“Both showed no signs of life and were declared dead on arrival by both ER24 and another private service on-scene. The security guard was treated by ER24 paramedics for minor injuries and transported to hospital for further care – his vehicle is believed to have had a number of bullet holes.”

Meiring said details surrounding this incident are unknown, but the Johannesburg Metro Police Department including South African Police Services were on the scene for further investigations.

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