MAYVILLE – Police officers were shot at when hailing a suspicious vehicle to pull over on Brickfield Road yesterday, November 15 at 6:45 pm.
Four males aged between 29 and 35, driving in a Toyota Corolla fired at a police vehicle when pulled over by officers on duty. A shoot out ensued as the officers fired back at the suspicious vehicle. The officers stopped the car confiscated an unlicensed 1 x 9 mm Norico Pistol and arrested the four suspects.
“The suspects are expected to appear in Durban court for attempted murder and possession of an unlicensed fire arm,” said Captain Kepo Ndlovu, communications officer for the Durban Central SAPS.