Wednesday 10 August 2022

Two men shot dead in gangland killing in Zoetermeer

Police cordon at the Haaksbergen crash siteTwo men have been shot dead on an industrial estate in the east of Zoetermeer in what appears to be a gangland killing, police said on Tuesday.

According to the Telegraaf, eyewitnesses saw a BMW pull up at speed at around 11am on Tuesday morning. One man in a balaclava jumped out and opened fire on the two victims who were sitting in a car near to a car paint shop and a boxing school.

After the shooting, the BMW drove off. The car was later found burnt out a few streets away.

Nothing has yet been said about the identity of the victims but police have said they do not know if there is a connection to an armed robbery in Zoetermeer earlier in the day.

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