Guard Shoots Wife At Bloemfontein Shopping Center

The South African police are investigating a murder case after a security guard allegedly shot his wife following a quarrel.

The incident occurred at the Bloemfontein shopping center on Friday. Ending with the suspect allegedly shooting his wife with his service firearm.

The victim (suspects wife), was also a security guard, working at the National District Hospital in Bloemfontein died on the scene. The suspect willingly handed himself to the police.

In a statement by the Free State MEC for Health, Montseng Tsiu said she was shocked to learn about the shooting. She said she trusts law enforcement agencies to do their best to solve this matter. The reason for the suspect shooting his wife is still unknown.

She said, “I send my heartfelt and deepest condolences to family, relatives, colleagues, and friends of our departed colleague. I urge everyone to support this family in every possible way”.