Woman killed and boyfriend wounded in home invasion

By Chanice Jennike - 02 July 2019Views : 238


Police have launched a manhunt after one person was killed and another was injured in an attack in Kamesh, Eastern Cape.

A young couple was attacked in their home in Kamesh on Sunday.

According to a police report, Jaydene Plaatjies and her boyfriend were watching television in the lounge of a house when someone knocked at the door.

The boyfriend opened a door, and two men, one armed with a firearm entered and started shooting at the couple.

The suspects fled the scene after the incident.

Plaatjies sustained gunshot wounds and was declared dead at the scene. Her 27-year-old injured boyfriend was taken to hospital.

A case of murder and attempted murder is currently being investigated.

No arrests have yet been made.