Durban teacher shot dead at school

Photo: Supplied by Netcare 911

Photo: Supplied by Netcare 911

Netcare 911 paramedics say they arrived on scene and assessed the man but unfortunately, his injuries were too severe.

A 48-year-old teacher was shot dead on Tuesday morning at a school in Gaze Makhanya Avenue in Folweni, Durban.

Police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbele said: “It is alleged today at 9am, a 48-year-old man was shot and killed inside the school premises at Folweni by an unknown suspect. The victim was declared dead at the scene.”

Mbele said the circumstances surrounding the incident were being investigated.

Netcare 911 paramedics said they arrived on scene and assessed the man but unfortunately, his injuries were too severe and he was declared deceased.

A case of murder has been opened for investigation by Folweni SAPS.

– African News Agency

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