Jump to content
Afrii Diaspora Dialogue
  • Three KILLED, multiple injured in Durban taxi rank shootout

    Three KILLED, multiple injured in Durban taxi rank shootout

    Three people have been killed during a shootout at the Durban city centre taxi rank on Sunday morning.

    SHOOTOUT ENSUES DURING A ROBBERY AT THE TAXI RANK

    The shooting incident happened around 11h00 on Sunday. It is believed that the supermarket at the taxi rank was in the process of being robbed.

    ALS paramedics said they responded to the shooting incident at around 11h15. They said the shootout happened when police and private security responded to the supermarket robbery.

    A shootout ensued and unfortunately, multiple patients sustained gunshot wounds, said ALS paramedics.

    Along with other ambulance services, they worked together to treat six patients that were at the scene.

    “They all sustained gunshot wounds.”

    ALS paramedics
    http://www.thesouthafrican.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/resized-image-Promo-2022-11-20T161533.209.jpeg
    The shootout ensued when police and security responded to a supermarket robbery at the taxi rank in the Durban city centre. PHOTO: Google Maps

    ALSO READ: UPDATE: Another three arrested for MURDER of German tourist

    But three people that were inside the supermarket died. This is despite the advanced life support and resuscitation efforts by paramedics.

    The three people, which included two security officers, were declared dead on the scene due to the gunshot injuries.

    “At this stage, the events leading up to the shooting are currently being investigated by the South African Police Service. The entire area has been cordoned off and traffic has been severely affected,” ALS said.

    POLICE ON HUNT FOR SUSPECTS BEHIND DJ SUMBODY DEATH

    Police in Gauteng are on the hunt for suspects behind the shooting and killing of two people in Woodmead on Sunday morning.

    One of the people is popular Pretoria musician DJ Sumbody.

    Police state that they found two people dead inside a VW Golf when they responded to a shooting incident at around 00h30.

    “Both victims, a driver and a passenger, were certified dead at the scene. It was reported that the third victim, who was driving a BMW X5, was taken to the nearest medical care centre after sustaining gunshot wounds,” police spokesperson Lieutenant Mavela Masondo said.

    The motive for the killing is not yet known. Police are appealing to anyone with information on the incident to come forward.

    ALSO READ: Police hunt suspects who gunned down DJ Sumbody and another

    View the full article


    Khamisi
     Share

     Share


    User Feedback

    Recommended Comments

    There are no comments to display.



    Guest
    Add a comment...

    ×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

      Only 75 emoji are allowed.

    ×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

    ×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

    ×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

About

Afrii-Diaspora Dialogue

A Platform for Dialogue for the African diaspora

A cultural and community website with a GO.A.L. to UpLift™ and EmPower™ the many different peoples, cultures, and communities of the Black and African diasporas.

Main links

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. Guidelines, Privacy Policy, Terms of Use