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Man shot dead during protest..#witsprotest

Wits University has expressed concern at the escalation of the ongoing student protest, resulting in the death of a civilian. The university has extended its condolences to the family of the man, who the institution identified as a 35-year-old.

Wits say initial reports suggest the man was caught in clashes between the protestors and SAPS and the cause of his death is unknown.

Meanwhile, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate is investigating the death.

Reports indicate that an adult male had been shot while authorities were busy dispensing protestors.

On arrival, the patient was found unresponsive on the pavement.