Taxi boss killed in Tongaat
A taxi boss was killed after he was shot multiple times while seated in his vehicle at the Tongaat Taxi Rank in the Tongaat CBD, KZN.
Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) received multiple calls from the public reporting the shooting. Reaction Officers were dispatched to the scene and on arrival, it was established that the deceased was seated in his white Audi A4 when the occupants of a maroon VW Polo fired a volley of shots at his vehicle. The gunmen were allegedly armed with high-caliber rifles. The deceased was struck multiple times on his body and his head. He was in possession of a 9mm pistol which was still holstered.
The motive for the shooting has not been confirmed at this stage.