SAPS Besters is searching for murder suspects who allegedly shot and killed a prominent businessman. Visible policing members responded to a shooting in the Driefontien area on 21 April 2015 at about 16:30. At the scene they discovered that a businessman from the area who had been returning to Ladysmith in his vehicle, had been shot
. He was critically injured and was taken to hospital for medical attention where he later died. The motive for the shooting is unknown at this stage. Besters detectives are investigating a case of murder and the deceased has since been identified as Aboobaker Omarjee (68).
Police are appealing to anyone who might assist in solving the case to contact SAPS Besters, Detective Constable PT Mvelase on 036 421 1733 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111.
KwaZulu-Natal Police Commissioner Lieutenant General Mmamonnye Ngobeni expressed her disappointment on the killing of the businessman. “We will work tirelessly to apprehend the murderers and make sure that they face the full might of law,” she said.
Source : South African Police Service