Cop kills man, ends own life

2014-01-14 00:00

A PIETERMARITZBURG man who tried to calm an alleged irate and drunk police officer who was threatening his girlfriend’s sister with his service pistol was shot dead by the policeman.

He had confronted his girlfriend’s sister, Nontobeko, who fled outside where Dlangisa had been sitting; Dlangisa is said to have been trying to broker peace when he was shot. Mchunu then turned the gun on himself and both men died at the scene. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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