Cape Town - Taxi violence in Hout Bay has escalated after a shooting incident left four people killed and two wounded.
The City of Cape Town’s law enforcement confirmed the incident happened in the early hours of Monday morning.
“Around 30 rounds were discharged. Hout Bay main road was closed from the circle to the BP garage. The community is quiet at the moment,” said Law Enforcement spokesperson, Wayne Dyason.
According to Dyason, the shooting occurred at the Hout Bay taxi rank close to Imizamo Yethu.
Police spokesperson FC Van Wyk said: “Crime scene experts are on the scene combing for clues following a taxi-related shooting incident where four people were killed this morning in Hout Bay. During the same incident, two people were also injured.