Police begin search for suspects after KZN duo murder


The bodies of two gunshot victims were found in Canelands, Verulam, on Monday.

The police are probing the murders of two men in Canelands, north of Durban, whose bullet-pierced bodies were discovered early morning on Monday.

Police spokesperson Col. Thembeka Mbele said at around 5am, the bodies of two men who are believed to be in their 30s, were discovered in the area of Station Road.

Mbele said both men had sustained several gunshot wounds.

The motive for the killing is unknown.”

Reaction Unit SA spokesperson – Prem Balram mentioned that both men are believed to be living in the area.

The body of the first victim was found in the centre of the road. He had sustained gunshot wounds to his head, chest and back,” he said.

The second victim was found in a pathway about 300m away from the first victim. He was shot in the face and arm.”

Both men were declared deceased by paramedics.”

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