Thursday 21 March, 2019

Women hospitalised after shooting, chopping in Beetham

Police rushed to Beetham Gardens on Tuesday after a man allegedly shot one woman and chopped another in a violent encounter. 

According to initial reports, the incident occurred around 10:30 am in Beetham Gardens.

The suspect allegedly shot one woman in the stomach and chopped her female relative on the hand and back.

Both women were hospitalised in serious condition.

Two other women were reportedly also injured in the melee.

Police are investigating.

More as this story is updated.

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