Police watchdog probes Parow mall shooting

A man was fatally wounded in a shooting incident at Parow Centre.

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) is investigating after a man was fatally wounded in a shooting incident at Parow Centre on Thursday July 2.

Ipid spokeswoman Ndileka Cola says the man was allegedly involved in a cash-in-transit heist that police were tipped off about. Ms Cola did not say how many people were involved in the robbery.

According to her, police arrived on the scene to find a Toyota Corolla parked near the cash van. When they approached, shots were fired, fatally wounding the driver of the Toyota.