A man was left critically injured last night following an alleged robbery at a shop on Jan Neethling Street in Meyerton.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene shortly after 18h30 to find the man lying next to a car outside a shop.
Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained several gunshot wounds and was in a critical condition.
The man was treated for his injuries, provided with advanced life support interventions and transported to a nearby private hospital for further treatment.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.