Durban man shot dead in his home

Picture: Supplied

Picture: Supplied

A 43-year old man was shot dead in his home in Durban on Tuesday, police said.

Police spokesman Major Thulani Zwane said that the man and his family were confronted by a number of armed men in their Westville home when he was then shot.

Zwane said that the men fled in a car and that a case of murder and armed robbery was being investigated.

He said that there had been no arrests so far. Rescue Care spokesman Garrith Jamieson said the man, who had sustained a gunshot, was declared dead at the scene. He had died before paramedics arrived on scene.


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