Chaos keeps medis busy

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Netcare 911 said it had treated five people, including one woman with critical injuries and four men sustaining injuries ranging from serious to critical.

ER24 said it treated a man with multiple gunshot wounds.

Paramedic service Emer-G-Med said about six suspects had been involved.

“Two patients were treated in the pharmacy; they had been taken there for help. One had been shot in the head, abdomen and arm,” it said. “The other, a security guard, had been shot in the arm. Both were in a critical but stable condition. Another security guard was shot in the foot and arm in the underground parking lot.”

The service said a suspect, who had been shot in the leg and tried to run away, was found in the basement, while the other suspect who was shot in the chest was found near escalators.



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