South Africa 6.12.2016 07:13 pm

Police probe gun attack on Pretoria father and daughter

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Mvimbela said the 48-year old father and his daughter were wounded on the upper body.

A Pretoria father and his 21-year old daughter were shot and seriously wounded when two gunmen entered the Shivas Rock in Lynnwood in Pretoria and opened fire on them.

Police spokesperson Captain Daniel Mvimbela said the 48-year old father and his daughter were wounded on the upper body.

He said both were receiving medical attention at a local hospital and that police have launched a manhunt for the gunmen.

Mavimbela said both the gunmen are known and that the police are currently following up on leads. He added that the suspects fled in a silver Golf7 and that the motive for the shooting is still unknown.

Two cases of attempted murder are being probed.

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