South African former footballer Marc Batchelor has been shot dead near his home in Johannesburg.
Batchelor played for Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns in South Africa.
“He was about to drive into his premises. The suspects shot several times at him.”
Dlamini added: “He died inside the car and they drove away without taking anything.
Dlamini also told eNCA news Batchelor was travelling with a gardener, who was unharmed.
“I am shocked to learn about the passing of former Kaizer Chiefs player Marc Batchelor,” said the club’s chairman Kaizer Motaung.