Hostels: bystander & cop shot and wounded

2009-12-07 00:00

A POLICEMAN and a bystander were shot outside Dalton Hostels on Sidney Road in Durban yesterday morning, ER24 said.

The policeman, said ER24’s Derrick Banks, who sustained a gunshot wound to his leg, and the bystander who sustained a gunshot wound to her lower back region are both in a stable condition.

It is believed that Umbilo SAPS police were searching for suspects in the hostels, when they were shot at. It is unclear who shot the policeman.

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