Three people shot and killed, Umbumbulu

Three people shot and killed, Umbumbulu
Three people shot and killed, Umbumbulu

At Umbumbulu area, three people were shot and killed on the night of 27 August 2017. It is alleged that at 19.20, three victims were walking on a gravel road on their way to their residences at Odidini area when they were attacked by unknown suspects.

All three victims were fatally shot and the motive for their killing is unknown at this stage. Three counts of murder was opened at Umbumbulu police station for investigation.

The KwaZulu-Natal Acting Provincial Commissioner, Major General Bheki Langa and his management strongly condemned the killing of six people over the weekend in two separate incidents in the province.

“This is shocking and cannot be tolerated where innocent people were brutally shot and killed by ruthless criminals. Our detective team will work tirelessly in tracing those involved in these attacks. I further appeal to the community members to resolve their differences in a peaceful manner rather through violent acts,” he said.

Police are still searching for the suspects. We urge anyone with information on the murderers to contact local police stations or they can anonymously contact our Crime Stop number on 08600 10111.

South Africa Today – South Africa News

SOURCESouth African Police Service