The South African Police Service (SAPS) have confirmed to that former Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates striker Marc Batchelor was gunned down on Monday evening.
Reports surfaced Monday evening that Batchelor was shot and killed in Olivedale, Johanneburg.
ENCA reported that Batchelor was shot several times through the window of his vehicle and died at the scene.
When contacted for information, Colonel Lungelo Dlamini, confirmed to the “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.”
More details will be updated as more information is revealed.