Man shot dead while visiting his mom - police

2017-10-25 20:50
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Durban – A security guard has been arrested in connection with allegations that he killed a man, who had been visiting his mother in Shallcross, near Chatsworth on Wednesday, police said.

The incident occurred at about 12:30 and the 34-year-old man died at the scene after sustaining a gunshot wound to his chest, said Lieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwane.

“Chatsworth police arrested a 34-year-old suspect, who was taken to a police station for detention. He will be charged and will appear at the Chatsworth Magistrate’s Court soon,” Zwane said.

The motive for the killing is unknown.

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