Elderly couple shot and killed

2018-02-02 06:00

A 72-YEAR-OLD man and his 70-year-old wife were reportedly attacked by unknown men at Bhoda village outside Umzimkhulu on Tuesday evening and the Umzimkhulu police are investigating cases of murder and house robbery.

SAPS spokeswoman Captain Nqobile Gwala said the couple were asleep at home when they were attacked.

“I can confirm that a man and a woman were shot and killed while sleeping and an undisclosed amount of money was stolen,” said Gwala. - Supplied.

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