Hijacker shot in shoot-out with cops
Durban - A man was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a hijacking in Chatsworth, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal police said.
The 29-year-old was arrested after he was shot in the leg during a police chase, said Lieutenant Colonel Vincent Mdunge.
Police chased a hijacked Mercedes-Benz with three men inside, and a shoot-out ensued.
The car stopped in Bradfield Road and the three tried to flee on foot.
One of them was shot. The other two managed to get away, said Mdunge.
The 29-year-old was expected to appear soon in the Pinetown Magistrate's Court on charges of hijacking and attempted murder.