Spike in killings in KZN’s Plessislaer ‘a mystery’

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Plessislaer Police Station precinct has seen a sharp increase in murders
Plessislaer Police Station precinct has seen a sharp increase in murders
Moeketsi Mamane

Plessislaer Community Policing Forum chairperson Sifiso Mavundla says it’s high time that crime intelligence gets involved in trying to solve gun-related crimes in the Plessislaer area.

Almost every week The Witness and Weekend Witness cover a story on shooting incidents which fall under the Plessislaer Police Station.

This month alone, The Witness has reported on 10 people who were shot in Plessislaer.

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