Attack on Cape Town mosque left one dead and one injured

Attack on Cape Town mosque left one dead and one injured

- Another attack on a South African mosque left one person dead and another with injuries

- According to reports, four men opened fire while worshippers were praying

- No arrests have been made yet

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An attack on a mosque in Khayelitsha, Cape Town left one man dead and another injured. The police confirmed that an imam was injured and another man shot and killed.

It is reported the attack happened on Tuesday, 20 November at around 7 pm at a mosque in Ntlazane Road.

News24 reports that when the police arrived on the scene, they found the victims with gunshot wounds.

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According to reports, 4 men opened fire while worshippers were praying. A 30-year-old man was wounded fatally and died on the scene.

The imam was rushed to hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.

At this time, the police have not made any arrests yet.


In June of this year, South Africa was shocked by an attack on a mosque. reported on how 2 people were stabbed to death and others injured during the brutal attack. The attacker charged the police and was shot to death.

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