KZN man shot in head while collecting water


JOHANNESBURG, August 17 – A man believed to be in his 40s was shot dead while collecting water from a roadside tap in Merrivale, KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, Netcare said on Friday.

Spokesperson Shawn Herbst said at about 6 pm on Thursday Netcare 911 responded to reports of a shooting on the R103 Zeederburg Road. Medics found the man lying near the tap. He had been shot in the head.and was declared dead on the scene.

Police are investigating.

– African News Agency (ANA)