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City welcomes progress in LEAP murder case<p>The City of Cape Town notes the communication from the South African Police Service today, seeking public assistance in tracking down three persons wanted in connection with several murder cases in Nyanga, including that of LEAP officer, Zamikhaya Kwinana.</p><p>Officer Kwinana died after sustaining several gunshot wounds when the Law Enforcement vehicle he was travelling in was ambushed in Nyanga on Friday, 4 August 2023.</p><p>Today, SAPS has released photographs of the suspects who have also been linked to a triple murder in Old Crossroads in May.</p><p>In that incident, off duty Learner Law Enforcement Officer, Siphelo Magwa was killed along with two of his family members on Thursday, 18 May 2023, when gunmen opened fire on the vehicle they were sitting in. </p><p>The City would like to appeal to the public to please come forward if they have information about the suspects' whereabouts.</p><p>The loved ones and colleagues of the victims remain devastated by their deaths, and bringing the killers to justice remains a priority.</p><p>We remind the public that the reward of R1,35 million posted after the death of Officer Kwinana is still available.</p><p>The reward amount is unprecedented, and was made possible when several benefactors approached the City requesting to pledge additional amounts to the reward already offered.</p><p>We urge anyone with information to please come forward so that those responsible for these callous attacks can be brought to book.</p><p>Please contact the numbers shared by the SAPS, or alternatively, call the City's toll-free tip-off line number on 0800 110077 or Deputy Law Enforcement Chief, Johannes Brand on 082 860 5139.</p><p><strong>End</strong></p><p><br></p>2023-12-05T22:00:00ZGP0|#1d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70;L0|#01d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70|City news;GTSet|#62efe227-07aa-45e7-944c-ceebacca891dGP0|#3bd13869-3207-4532-9db7-a4ca95867a50;L0|#03bd13869-3207-4532-9db7-a4ca95867a50|JP Smith;GTSet|#2e3de6c1-9951-4747-8f53-470629a399bb;GPP|#3f57ea8a-3adb-4a8f-bb3a-0a20a62c7fe9;GP0|#9b387069-bb6f-4ec3-85ce-6dc852036d6c;L0|#09b387069-bb6f-4ec3-85ce-6dc852036d6c|Nyanga;GP0|#4bcb251f-1166-4a1c-8ee5-d33721046dec;L0|#04bcb251f-1166-4a1c-8ee5-d33721046dec|law enforcement;GP0|#fa398fa6-831f-4358-9c72-e9afa39997c9;L0|#0fa398fa6-831f-4358-9c72-e9afa39997c9|SAPS10

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