SHOT DEAD: Moegamat Faried Daniels, 25

Police are investigating a case of murder after a young man was shot dead in what is said to be a possible gang attack.

It’s believed 25-year-old Moegamat Faried Daniels was riding on his bicycle alongside his friends when he was killed in a drive-by shooting.

He was left for dead in White Wall Street, Portlands, Mitchells Plain, on Tuesday night.

It is unclear if he was the intended victim or belonged to a gang.

Police spokesperson Captain FC van Wyk says the matter is under investigation.

“At 11.30pm, a 25-year-old man was shot and killed in Portlands, Mitchells Plain, by an unknown suspect who is yet to be arrested.

“The circumstances are being investigated,” Van Wyk says.