The quick reaction of the KVD who were in the vicinity, caught up with the alleged thieves a block away on he corner of Vry Street.
“The scammers allegedly call the victims of sexual offences claiming to be from the police demanding money to investigate their ongoing cases,” Const Zwane said.
According to the Sakhile Police, a shooter entered the local shop and opened fire at the victim.
After the incident, the young woman made a run for it to inform her older sister and later the police.
His vehicle, a white Polo with registration number CXK 050 MP, is still missing.
According to police, the suspect went to his girlfriend’s home after she had refused to see him.
The police said the argument between the two was over allegations of stolen empty bottles.
“Items such as cell phones and a television were among the stolen goods from the property,” Kasselman said.
The deceased was wearing green Adidas tracksuit-pants, a dark green t-shirt and white cap.
According to police, evidence on the scene points to a murder.
According to police, the men allegedly stabbed Mr Hlatshwayo to death at Batane Tavern in Rooikoppen, Sakhile on 3 March.