Customers watch in horror as Gauteng’s fitness trainer is murdered during a live online training session

A fitness instructor in Gauteng was shot and killed on Wednesday.

A fitness instructor in Gauteng was shot and killed on Wednesday.

A Gauteng fitness trainer has been shot and killed while holding a virtual training class.

All of his clients who went to class witnessed his brutal murder.

The instructor was reportedly shot and killed Wednesday night during a live Zoom session. Some of his clients took to social media to confirm the incident and said he was shot in the head while looking at their devices.

It appears the incident was part of a robbery, according to eyewitnesses.

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Pictures taken of the incident show a man in beige trousers and a black top with what looks like a weapon in his right hand pointed at the instructor, who is lying on the floor.

Another picture shows a woman witnessing the incident, who is almost brought to tears.

The fitness trainer was part of a program to promote exercise among young people, approved by the Department of Sport, Arts and Culture.

Police had not commented at the time of publication.

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