The 24-year old has been taken to hospital following the incident on Saturday night.
The police’s Noloyiso Rwexana says a bystander has also sustained injuries.
“The suspect was shot in the leg and a firearm was seized. He is believed to be a known gang leader in the area. He has been taken to hospital under police guard. Meanwhile, it was discovered that a 14-year-old girl was, who was a bystander, sustained a gunshot wound.”
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