Robbery in Vereeniging shop: one man shot

Taken by Rob Dennison at Nelson Mandela's house in Houghton, Johannesburg, South Africa

The Vereeniging police made public the information about a man who had sustained several gunshot wounds this morning following a robbery at a shop in Vereeniging CBD.

ER24 paramedics rushed to the scene and arrived at around 7:25 a.m., there was another emergency rescue crew already in attendance.

When paramedics arrived at the scene they found a man lying on the floor inside the shop. An assessment showed that the man had been shot in lower abdomen and was in a critical condition.

As the ER24 spokesperson said, “treatment and advanced life support interventions were immediately initiated. After, the man was airlifted by a private medical helicopter to a private hospital in Johannesburg for further treatment”.

The police are investigating the incident.

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