National 19.8.2016 07:32 am

KZN man dies after assault by angry residents

The angry mob claim that the man had been breaking into their homes.

A man has died after he was attacked by community members in Murchison on KwaZulu-Natal’s South Coast last Sunday afternoon, reports the South Coast Herald.

The man was suspected of being involved in housebreakings in the area.

Police spokesperson, Lieutenant-Colonel Zandra Wiid, said, “He was seriously injured and police officers took him to hospital in a police vehicle.”

The man died on the way to the hospital. A murder docket has been opened.

Caxton News Service

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