Cape link to Joburg underworld killing
Police on the scene of the hit on underworld figure Sam Issa. On the right, the many tagged bullet holes in his black Audi Q7 are clearly visible. Cape Town - The bloody hit this weekend on Joburg underworld figure Sam Issa has already been linked to the murder of former Sexy Boys gangster and hitman Leon “Lyons” Davids, in Belhar earlier this week, a police source has revealed.
However, Davids was in witness protection after allegedly fingering the masterminds behind the murder of Cape Town bouncer boss Cyril Beeka in 2011. Beeka was also killed in a drive-by shooting, by a man on a motorcycle, after leaving the house of former gang boss Jerome “Donkie” Booysen in Belhar.
Yesterday a source revealed that a team of Cape Town detectives was sent to Joburg on Friday to probe links between the murder of Davids and the Sexy Boys gang. They will now join the team of top Organised Crime detective Lieutenant-Colonel Piet Viljoen.
The source said groups of the Sexy Boys, whose stronghold is in Belhar, had relocated to Bedfordview and Kempton Park for business dealings. Issa worked for both Krejcir and Beeka.
There is a link between Issa and Davids’s killings,” the source said. It is alleged that Issa and Krejcir had fallen out recently over business dealings.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Cape ArgusSimilar Stories