Durban woman shot in the face

2009-11-13 00:00

A DURBAN woman is in a critical condition after she was shot in the face during a botched hijacking in Verulam, north of Durban.

According to Prem Balaram of Reaction Unit South Africa, a local security company, the woman was driving out the drive way of her Greenwood Close home when she was approached by armed men.

Balaram said the woman was shot in the right of her face, just below her eye, during a scuffle.

Her daughter, inside the residence at the time, said she saw two males in grey overalls running from the car, he said.

Nothing was taken.

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