Two killed at Cubana, Stellenbosch
Written by Chizoba Gule on October 16, 2017
The club security industry has seen a lot of commotion and violence as of late. The most recent spat has left two dead.
According to News24, the incident took place at Cubana in Stellenbosch, shortly after midnight.
One of the deceased was an innocent bystander.
Police reports assert that two people, a 30-year-old woman and a 40-year-old man, were shot and killed instantly.
An injured bystander was rushed to the closest hospital for medical care.
Various attendees of the club took to Twitter, expressing their dismay at the situation. It is alleged that one perpetrator walked into the club and fired sporadic shots whilst the other chased an unknown person through the crowd, toward the restrooms.
Cubana responded to the incident on Facebook by saying: ” The Cubaña Group would like to extend its sincerest condolences to the families of the two guests tragically killed in a shooting incident in the early hours of this morning,
“We are in the process of arranging trauma counselling for any person who has been affected by last night’s incident. Should you require trauma counselling, please contact Cubana Head Office on 021 913 1300,
“We do not intend releasing a statement in regard to this morning’s incident so as to ensure that the investigation currently being conducted by the South African Police Services is not compromised. “