Murder victim found in crashed car in Tongaat

Reaction Unit South Africa


At approximately 03:08am members of Reaction Unit South Africa were dispatched to the R102 near Maidstone in Tongaat, KwaZulu-Natal after receiving reports of a motor vehicle collision.

Upon arrival a Colt bakkie was found lying on its side several metres down an embankment. The Ethekwini Fire and Rescue Services as well as other private ambulance services responded to the scene and upon arrival emergency personal made their way down to the bakkie.

An Indian male was found to have suffered extensive injuries including a gun shot wound to his arm. Due to the extent of his injuries the victim died on scene. An undisclosed amount of cash and an empty firearm holster was found in the vehicle.

Details surrounding the incident are unclear at this stage.

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