An alleged Phoenix drug kingpin has been shot dead at close range at the parking lot in Gateway.
Phoenix SAPS communications officer, Cpt L Naidoo, said the alleged assassination is being investigated by police.
All services are on scene. It is unknown at this stage if the deceased’s next of kin have been informed.
Kalvin Periasamy had been in the parking lot of Gateway Shopping Mall when he was killed by an unknown person. He was apparently coming from the gym when an unknown assailant shot him execution style.