Two elderly men shot dead

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Johannesburg - Two elderly men were shot dead in Bhukwini village near Nqeleni, Eastern Cape police said on Monday.

The men, aged 70 and 80, were shot on Sunday afternoon by three men, said Lt-Col Mzukisi Fatyela.

Apparently the three men had an argument with the elderly men and they shot them.

They then ran to the nearby forest, said Fatyela.

Police were investigating. - Sapa

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