Police were called to the scene in Oystercatcher Street in New Horizon on Thursday where they found the body of Osman Gani, 35.
Osman was well-known in the community and police sources say his killer lured him out under false pretenses.
“He was called from his home and killed so there is more to the story, and there was no robbery.”
Police spokesperson, Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana, says: “Grassy Park police are investigating a case of murder following an incident that occurred on Thursday.
“According to information the victim was at home when an unknown man came and shot and fatally wounded the victim. Circumstances surrounding this incident are under investigation with no arrests so far.”