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 Kempton Park - A man, "believed to be a suspect", was shot dead near Voortrekker Road in Kempton Park in Ekurhuleni on the East Rand on Saturday morning, paramedics said. 

"At approximately 11am, paramedics from ER24 as well as police and metro police attended the scene. Paramedics found a man with a gunshot wound to his head. There was nothing that could be done for him and he was declared dead on the scene," ER24 spokesman Werner Vermaak said.

The exact circumstances surrounding the shooting incident remained subject to a police investigation, he said.