Reports have emerged that lawyer Pete Mihalik has been murdered in a Cape Town shooting.
International kickboxer Jan “The Giant” Nortje (C) with advocate Pete Mihalik (L) and Riaan Louw (R) outside the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court in Cape Town.
Nortje is accused of stealing a diamond worth R1.7m, after being asked by a friend to sell the diamond in Pretoria. He was released on bail. (Nasief Manie, Gallo Images, Foto24, file)
SAPS statement on Green Point murder under investigation
Western Cape: Detectives of the Anti-Gang unit and SAPS crime scene expects are combing the scene for clues following a shooting incident that occurred on the corner of Cavalcade and Thornhill in Green Point this morning at around 07:35.
According to reports, a 50 year old man was shot in his head and fatally wounded in his vehicle by an unidentified suspect who is yet to be arrested. The suspect was seen fleeing the scene in a metallic grey VW Polo.
The victim’s eight year old son sustained an injury during the incident and was admitted to hospital. The circumstances surrounding the incident are being investigated and anyone with information is kindly requested to contact Crime Stop on 08600 10111.
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