Motorist shot in Bloemfontein

The police in Bloemfontein have arrested a 28-year-old man who allegedly shot a 40-year-old Bangladeshi man this morning just after 08:00 in Henry Street.

Police spokesperson, Chaka Marope, says the 40-year-old man was shot in the head whilst sitting in his car.

The critically wounded victim was rushed to Pelonomi Hospital.

Marope says the gun found at the crime scene has been identified as an illegal fire arm.

The motive for the crime is not yet known. Nothing seems to be stolen.

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