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Police investigating murder after man was shot dead in Peddie

By Yolanda Palezweni - Aug 4, 2017
Police investigating murder after man was shot dead in Peddie

Police in Peddie have opened an investigation after a 60 year-old man was shot dead on Wednesday morning at Durban Location in Peddie.

According to the police, the victim was shot and fatally wounded after he dropped off children at a nearby school.

“The motive for the killing is unknown and will be investigated,” said police spokesperson, Captain Mali Govender.

She added that no arrests have been made yet and that police are also appealing to anyone, who might have information that might assist the police in solving this murder to contact to contact their nearest police station or the crime stop number on 086 001 0111.

The investigation continues.