Two slain in Durban drive-by shooting

2016-06-09 13:28
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Durban - Police are investigating a bloody double murder in Umbumbulu, south of Durban, on Thursday morning.

Police spokesperson Captain Nqobile Gwala said that circumstances surrounding the drive-by shooting remained scant.

“On the road R603 Umbumbulu Road at 9am today three victims were travelling in their white VW Golf when occupants in an unknown vehicle opened fire towards them,” she said.

“Two victims believed to be in their forties died at the scene and the third, who was injured, was taken to hospital for medical attention,” Gwala added.

She said the motive for the shooting is unknown.

“Two counts of murder and one of attempted murder have been opened for investigation at Umbumbulu SAPS. No arrests have been made and investigations are continuing.”

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