The sudden reprisal deadly attack continued despite the security alert. ‘Monday morning’s shooting comes after an audio clip of a conversation, between two involved in the new group now running security, surfaced’.

Two patrons have been shot in an upmarket Camps Bay club as an underworld battle for control over nightclub security intensifies.

Hinnews.com gathered that the shooting happened around 01:35 on Monday in the establishment.

The owner of the establishment was not immediately available to comment.

Police did not immediately provide official comment on the incident, but several well placed sources confirmed it.

 It was reported that two patrons were shot on the dance floor – one in the arm and another in the stomach.

It was not immediately clear what the motive behind the shooting was, but a source told narrated that someone had first tried to petrol bomb a car outside the club, and had then fired the shots.

Individuals linked to a new grouping involved in club security, according to the source, were apparently inside the club.

The shooting has played out as a drastic underworld coup is unfolding.

Monday morning’s shooting comes after an audio clip of a conversation, between two involved in the new group now running security, surfaced.

In the leaked clip, the to can be heard discussing a meeting place and time.

The clip ends with one ending the call and then commenting: “That’s the murder plot.”

But it was not clear what the plot was or who was being targeted.

It is understood the Hawks are probing the clip.