A woman and her brother have been shot dead and the last person was left seriously injured following a shooting that took place at the Durban’s Magistrate Court, South Africa on Monday.
According to spokesman of KwaZulu-Natal Police Tembeka Mbele, she said the shooting occurred in the divorce court just before lunch when a man opened fire on his wife and her brother.
“There was a court case taking place in the divorce court between the deceased and the suspect.
“In the morning, the court adjourned and just before the court resumed, the suspect began shooting his wife and the wife’s brother.
Mbele further said that after shooting his wife and brother-in-law, the suspect turned the gun on himself.
“The suspect is now in a critical condition in hospital, after turning the gun on himself.
She concluded, “He is under police guard and he will appear in court when he is medically fit.”
Garrith Jamieson of Rescue Care Paramedics said that their paramedics were the first at the scene when the shooting occurred.
Source: Premium Times