PH taxi driver shot dead in St Augustine

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 09:15

A Private Hire (PH) taxi driver has been shot and killed.

Residents of Mohammed Street, St Augustine heard several loud explosions around 10:30 pm on Sunday.

Police were called in and discovered the bullet-riddled body Keston Venus slumped behind the steering wheel of his silver Nissan Tiida motor vehicle.

Eyewitnesses say that they saw the vehicle drop off some people, turned around and was proceeding out of the street when the gunshots were heard.

No motive has yet been established for the killing.