Man shot dead after home set on fire

2014-12-22 00:00

IN what appears to be a case of vigilantism, a man was shot and killed with an AK47 in Kranskop in the early hours of Friday.

It is alleged four men approached the home of Lungani Mhlongo (28), in the Mphise area, and set it alight while he was inside.

Mhlongo managed to escape through a window because the door was locked from the outside by the suspects. However, the suspects were waiting for him and they opened fire, killing him, before fleeing the scene. — WR.

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