Durban man gunned down in apparent hijacking

23 March 2019 - 16:45 By SUTHENTIRA GOVENDER
Paramedics tried to save a Durban man who was shot in an apparent hijacking on Saturday.
Paramedics tried to save a Durban man who was shot in an apparent hijacking on Saturday.
Image: Rescue Care

A Durban man has died following a shooting incident in the suburb of Reservoir Hills on Saturday.

Rescue Care spokesman Garrith Jamieson said paramedics deployed to the scene found that the man had suffered a gunshot wound to his chest.

It appears the man was a victim of a hijacking.

"Advanced life support paramedics performed resuscitation efforts for a period of time but unfortunately the man succumbed to his injuries," said Jamieson.

He said police were investigating the incident.


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