A 25-year-old suspect has been arrested after an attempted robbery and attempted murder at Buckingham Place, in Cowies Hill.
It is alleged that three suspects accosted a 55-year-old man at his residence. One of the suspects shot and wounded the victim. The victim was also in possession firearm, he retaliated and shot at the suspects who then fled the scene on foot.
One suspect was found dead in the nearby bushes, the second suspect was also found hiding in the bushes and was arrested. The third suspect managed to flee the scene.
He will appear at the Pinetown Magistrates Court.