Two killed in Mayfair shooting

Two killed in Mayfair shooting

Two Ethiopian men have been shot dead in Mayfair this afternoon.

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Police confirm five suspects have been arrested for the fatal shooting.

The suspects had been found in possession of two unlicensed firearms. 

Gauteng police spokesperson Kay Makhubele says: "It's alleged a group of Malawians shot the deceased in their shop."

It is unclear whether the victims owned the shop or just worked there. 

"We are investigating a case of murder. The suspects will appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court soon," Makhubele confirms. 

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