Durban businessman and son shot during armed robbery, suspects arrested

Cape Town – A Durban businessman and his son were shot during an alleged amred robbery at a shop in KwaDukuza on Thursday. An unconfirmed number of suspects were arrested, as they fled the business premises following the alleged robbery, said IPSS Medical Rescue who responded to the incident. According to IPSS, on arrival paramedics discovered that the father and... Read more → The post Durban businessman and son shot during armed robbery, suspects arrested appeared first on African Insider.

Durban businessman and son shot during armed robbery, suspects arrested

Cape Town – A Durban businessman and his son were shot during an alleged amred robbery at a shop in KwaDukuza on Thursday.

An unconfirmed number of suspects were arrested, as they fled the business premises following the alleged robbery, said IPSS Medical Rescue who responded to the incident.

According to IPSS, on arrival paramedics discovered that the father and son who owned the store had been shot.

“The father sustained a gunshot wound to the arm and was transported privately to a nearby hospital for further care.

“The son sustained a gunshot wound to the head and was in a critical condition,” IPSS Medical Rescues said in a statement.

Advanced life support paramedics stabilised him before he was airlifted to a Durban hospital.

“The suspects were arrested by private security and members of the public while fleeing the scene.

All the suspects were handed over to police, the statement read.

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Compiled by Olwethu Mpeshe 

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