Four si­b­lings shot at home

Zululand Observer - Weekender - - ZO NEWS - Muzi Zin­c­ume

FOUR si­b­lings of the Mhlongo fam­ily at eMkho­bosa re­serve at eSikhaleni were at­tacked and shot by a group of un­known sus­pects on Sat­ur­day night

It is re­ported that the sus­pects, armed with pis­tols, opened fire and a 35-yearold man was fa­tally shot and was de­clared dead at the scene.

His two brothers were se­ri­ously wounded - one shot in the stom­ach and the other in the chest - while the other was shot in the hand.

The shoot­ing oc­curred at about 7pm and the three sur­vivors were rushed to hospi­tal and re­main in ICU.

Provin­cial po­lice spokesper­son Colonel Them­beka Mb­hele said three cases of at­tempted mur­der and one of mur­der are un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion at eSikhaleni SAPS.

‘The mo­tive for the at­tack is un­known at this stage and no ar­rests have yet been made,’ said Mb­hele.

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