Hunt for pub shooters continues

The kitchen of the Schivas Rock pub. Photo: Supplied

No arrests have been made in the shooting at Schivas Rock pub in the east of Pretoria on 6 December 2016.

Two men opened fire on André De Almaida (48) and his 20-year-old daughter Claudia inside the pub in Lynnwood before it opened for business around 10:00.

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Brooklyn police spokesperson Captain Colette Weilbach said investigations were ongoing and police were following every lead to find the culprits.

A nurse, who works at a medical centre not far from the pub, said she was alerted to the shooting when a woman from a nearby business asked for help.

André was shot in the left side of his chest while Claudia sustained an injury to the jaw.

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The nurse said André was resuscitated in the pub’s kitchen and then again in the ambulance on the way to hospital.

“The daughter was rushed to hospital after she was assisted by a local doctor who was on the scene.”

Schivas Rock events coordinator Graeme Clayton said André remained in a critical condition.

He said the motive for the shooting was still unknown.

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