Police Blotter: Police fatally wound 1 and arrest 2 at Kastev Housing Scheme, Meten-Meer-Zorg
At about 1000h. two motor vehicles, bearing number plates HB 7644 and PPP 9366, drove up and four men, two of whom were armed with handguns, exited the vehicles.
The police ranks challenged the men who opened fired on them. The police returned fire fatally wounding Kirk Bacchus, of Paradise, ECD. A 9mm. pistol with two live rounds was recovered.
Two of the other men have been arrested and the motor vehicles seized by the police.
The fourth man, who is armed with a firearm, escaped and is being pursued by the police.