4 killed, 1 hurt in Adams Mission shooting attack

4 killed, 1 hurt in Adams Mission shooting attack

A woman is being treated for gunshot wounds in hospital after a drive-by shooting claimed the lives of four men in Adams Mission, south of Durban. 

Police crime scene

Police say the group was in a vehicle and at a T-junction at Sunnyside Park on Tuesday afternoon when they came under attack. 

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KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson, Nqobile Gwala says the shooters opened fire multiple times, before fleeing the scene. 

"Four males, aged between 40 and 56, were declared dead at the scene. The 44-year-old woman sustained injuries and was rushed to hospital. 

"The KwaMakhutha police have opened charges of murder as well as attempted murder. The matter is still under investigation." 

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