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Ekurhuleni – A man believed to be in his late 30s is in a critical condition after being shot, stabbed, and beaten in Boksburg in Ekurhuleni in the early hours of Sunday morning, Gauteng paramedics said. 

The man was found lying next to a road in Delmore Park in Boksburg, ER24 spokesperson Annine Siddall said. 

"At the time of their arrival, ER24 paramedics found the man had sustained one gunshot wound to his right upper leg, one gunshot wound to his lower abdomen, and two stab wounds to the neck. The man had also sustained significant head injuries, as it is believed he was beaten with a panga." 

The man was in a critical condition and was transported to Tambo Memorial Hospital for further care. Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations, Siddall said.

African News Agency