DURBAN – A 29-year-old man is expected to appear before the Port Shepstone Magistrate’s Court today facing attempted murder charges.
It is alleged that on Sunday, 01 November 2020 at 18h30 the complainant went to a local tavern at Oshabeni in Mehlomnyama. While he was still inside the rest room, he was shot at twice by a known suspect and he sustained gunshot wound to the face. He was immediately rushed to a local clinic and later transferred to hospital for medical attention.
A case of attempted murder was opened at the Mehlomnyama police station for further investigation. Yesterday morning, the 29-year-old suspect was arrested while he was at his home and taken to the Mehlomnyama police station for detention.
The motive of the attack is yet to be established.