Fury at silence over Joburg New Year shootings

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Fury at silence over Joburg New Year shootings

FREE TO READ | Survivors fume as police and officials refuse to say how the investigations are progressing

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“We cannot say anything, as it will jeopardise the investigation.”

This is the line police and government officials are hiding behind, as no arrests have been made two weeks after the bloody shootings in Melville and Newtown on New Year’s Day.

Last Friday a confident Panyaza Lesufi, who was acting Gauteng premier at the time, said police were close to making an arrest in the Melville shooting incident and working around the clock to crack the Newtown shooting case...

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