Man killed, woman injured in Pietermaritzburg shooting

2016-06-23 09:43


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Pietermaritzburg - A man was killed and a woman was seriously injured in a shooting incident in Copesville, Pietermaritzburg on Thursday, paramedics said.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said the incident happened on Scania Crescent.

The man, who had several gunshot wounds, was found lying dead in one of the rooms.

The woman also sustained multiple gunshot wounds, and was taken to a nearby hospital.

The circumstances surrounding the shooting were not clear at this stage, paramedics said.

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