Update: Police hunting suspects involved in DJ Sumbody’s shooting

November 20, 2022 0 By Cypher9ja

Gauteng police are appealing for information about a shooting in which popular Amapiano musician DJ Sumbody, whose real name is Oupa Sefoka, was gunned down.

The shooting which occurred in Woodmead led to the deaths of two people including DJ Sumbody, and seriously wounding of another in the early hours of Sunday, 20 November 2022.

Three people shot, two killed

“Police received a complaint about a shooting incident at the corner of Woodmead Drive and Woodland Drive at approximately 00:30,” said Gauteng police’s Lieutenant Colonel Mavela Masondo.

DJ Sumbody

“Upon arrival at the scene, police found two people inside a VW Golf with gunshot wounds. Both victims, a driver, and a passenger were certified dead on the scene,” confirmed Masondo.

The third victim, who was driving a BMW X5, and was wounded during the shooting, was rushed to the nearest medical care center for treatment.

Masondo said the motive for the shooting is unknown at this stage.

“Police appeal to anyone with information that can help in the investigation or assist in the apprehension of the suspects to please call the crime stop number on 08600 10111 or report to the nearest police station.

Information can also be given anonymously via the my SAPS App that can be downloaded from any smartphone.”

In other news – Things you didn’t know about Amapiano pioneer, DJ Sumbody

Condolences have been pouring in since the sad news of the untimely passing of Amapiano pioneer and businessman DJ Sumbody.

DJ Sumbody

According to a statement from his management, Sumsounds Music, the Ayepyep musician — whose real name is Oupa John Sefoka — died in the early hours of Sunday morning, 20 November. Although his management has refrained from revealing his cause of death due to an ongoing police investigation, Learn More