Wife shoots husband during family argument

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The Krugersdorp Police are investigating a case of attempted murder after a woman shot her husband on Sunday, 9 July at about 7pm.

It’s alleged that the family was arguing and the husband threatened to shoot their son. The woman then pointed a firearm at her husband and shot him in self-defence.

Read here: [EYEWITNESS REPORT] Man shoots woman, then himself in Chancliff 

The family then contacted emergency medical services to assist him.

Netcare 911 and QRS paramedics were on scene shortly after, treated the man and took him to hospital.

The police are continuing with an investigation to determine what happened.

This is the second shooting that happened on Sunday. Earlier that day, a man shot his ex-girlfriend, then himself, in Munsieville.

Read more here: Another murder/ suicide in Krugersdorp

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Bianca Pindral
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