Police investigating murder after woman found shot

2017-06-23 14:20
(Duncan Alfreds, News24)

(Duncan Alfreds, News24)

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Durban - Police are investigating a case of murder after the body of a 30-year-old woman was discovered shot dead on the N2 north just after Spaghetti Junction on Friday.

"We can confirm that a case of murder will be opened after a 30-year-old woman was found dead on the side of the highway this morning. The motive for the killing is unknown," police spokesperson Lieutenant-Colonel Thulani Zwane said.

Rescue Care spokesperson Garrith Jamieson said a truck driver found the woman.

"On assessment they found a female who had sustained a single gunshot wound to her upper body. Paramedics assessed her and unfortunately, she had already passed away. She was declared deceased on scene."

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