Taxi Driver Shoots Passenger: Cottonlands - KZN
At approximately 16:42 yesterday afternoon members of Reaction Unit South Africa were called out to Cottonlands near Verulam after receiving reports of a shooting.
Upon arrival a 24 year old man was found lying on the roadside. He had sustained a single gun shot wound to his abdomen which exited through his back. Medics stabilised him on scene before transporting him to hospital.
It is alleged that the victim was shot by a taxi driver during an altercation. He was dumped on the side of the road before the taxi sped off.
Police are investigating further.