Gunshot victim dies

2013-02-28 16:38
Durban - An employee at the King Edward VIII hospital, in Durban, has died from his gunshot wound, the KwaZulu-Natal health department said.

He was shot dead by a colleague on Thursday morning.

His family had been informed and hospital psychologists and counselling services were being offered to the family and staff members, said health spokesperson Sam Mkhwanazi.

"The alleged gunman is on the run; police are looking for him," said police spokesperson Thulani Zwane.

He said the gunman's 50-year-old victim was shot in the chest and arm.

Zwane said the motive for the shooting was not immediately clear.

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