Incidents September 17, 2020
[HENNOPS PARK] – Shooting leaves two dead, four critical.
Two people were killed, and four others left critically injured this morning following a shooting between local authorities and suspects on Jacaranda Street in Hennops Park.
ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene to find numerous local authorities already in attendance.
On closer inspection, medics found two male suspects lying inside a light motor vehicle while two others were found lying outside the car.
Two local authorities officers were also found just a short distance away.
Medics assessed the patients and found that the two suspects inside the vehicle had succumbed to their gunshot wounds. Nothing could be done for them, and they were declared dead.
The two officers and two remaining suspects were assessed and found to be in critical condition.
Medics treated the patients and provided them with advanced life support interventions before the two officers were airlifted by a private medical helicopter to a nearby hospital. The two suspects were transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital.
The local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.