Joburg CBD violence claims second life as woman is shot
- A woman was killed and a second was shot and wounded in Hillbrow in the inner city, Joburg metro police confirmed on Tuesday morning. - Violence flared at the weekend in Jeppestown and surrounding areas in eastern Johannesburg. A mob looted and set alight several shops in the area. Dozens of cars were torched at dealerships. Nothing but burnt frames of cars, which were once worth millions, were left behind. - Police confirmed that 100 people had been arrested on charges ranging from public violence to malicious damage to property, and to theft. The arrests took place in Rosettenville (20 arrests), Malvern (35), Jeppestown (26), Germiston (9) and Tembisa (10).