By Website reporter;
A former South African football star ‘Marc Batchelor’ was shot dead on Monday evening while driving in Johannesburg.
He was fatally shot when two gunmen on motorbikes opened fire on his vehicle in Olivedale, eyewitnesses.
The motive for the attack is not yet known and a murder investigation has been launched.
Images circulated on social media showed a bullet-riddled window on what was reported to be Mr Batchelor’s vehicle.
“Yes, he was shot this evening by two men on a motorbike.”
“He died in his vehicle and nothing was taken. The motive is yet to be established, but we are investigating. No arrests have been made,” Police spokesman Lungelo Dlamini stated.
Marc Batchelor, formerly played for Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns in South Africa.
Rest In Peace Marc Batchelor!