Suburb where school kids ‘behave like gangsters’

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Suburb where school kids ‘behave like gangsters’

In Lenasia, where two matrics were shot this week, locals say pupils are out of control, and the school needs to step up

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Lenasia, south of Johannesburg, is reeling from a violent week after two Grade 9 boys shot two matric pupils in the legs while walking to school.

Resident Kovilin Vengadasamy, who lives close to MH Joosub Secondary School, said it was a shock to hear the gunshots on Tuesday morning.

“We heard gunshots and immediately came out. We didn’t expect it. I think it’s between the children,” said Vengadasamy...

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