The scene of the crime.
A case of murder is being investigated after a 25-year-old man was shot and killed in his Hazelmere home, last night.
Reaction Unit South Africa were called out to the scene at about 8:30pm by residents who reported the shooting incident.
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Upon arrival, the SAPS were at the scene.
It was established that the victim was at home with his fiance when two men entered the residence and opened fire on him.
The victim was shot twice in the head and once in the back.
Due to the extent of his injuries, he died at the scene.
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The suspects fled in their getaway vehicle.
The motive for the murder is believed to be related to taxi violence, however, this is yet to be confirmed.
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