Two Durban Police Officers Shot Dead

2 police officers in Durban were shot dead on Monday night while stationed outside a councilors' house. 3 suspects have been arrested.
2 police officers in Durban were shot dead on Monday night while stationed outside a councilors' house. 3 suspects have been arrested.

Two metro police officers have been shot dead in Phoenix, Durban.

It’s understood the officers were stationed outside an eThekwini councillor’s house when they were attacked by an unknown number of men on Monday night.

Durban Metro police’s Sewpersad Parboo said: “Metro police responded to a call of a shooting and on arrival at a place called Phoenix, they found two policemen in uniform in a marked police van shot and their firearms also removed.”

The incident is still being investigated.

EWN