A man and woman were killed in a shooting at a home in Akasia, Pretoria, on Friday, paramedics said.

The couple was found in a house on Main Street, Netcare 911 spokesperson Athlenda Mathe said.

Their neighbors had the gunshots but took a few minutes to come out because they were worried of their own safety. By the the gunmen had already fled the scene.

Reportedly, nothing is missing or out of place in the house which suggest it is not a rubbery. It all happened so fast one resident said.

The couple both had gunshot wounds and were declared dead on the scene.

Police were investigating, Mathe said and no arrests have been made.

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