Two men killed in Plessislaer triple shooting

Three men were seated in a car outside a tavern in Caluza Monday night when gunmen opened fire on them, authorities said.

The KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson Jay Naicker says a victim identified only as 28-year-old passenger died later in hospital.

The driver is being treated for his injuries and is in an unknown

Authorities said a third victim who fled the scene with a gunshot wound was found dead this morning.

“Police in Plessislaer are investigating two counts of murder and one of attempted murder.”

The body of the third victim was recovered from the Mvubukazi River by search and rescue officials.