Manhunt for gunmen who killed four at Umbilo bar

Manhunt for gunmen who killed four at Umbilo bar

The hunt is still on for the gunmen who killed four people in a shooting at a bar in Umbilo in Durban.

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Police say three men walked into the establishment on Umbilo Road at about 21:30 on Wednesday and opened fire on patrons.

"Two people were declared dead at the scene and the other two later died in hospital," says spokesperson Nqobile Gwala. 

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"Three others are still in hospital where they are receiving medical attention. 

"The suspects also hijacked the vehicle at the same premises. The vehicle was later found abandoned on Melbourne Road in Umbilo." 

Cases of murder and attempted murder are being investigated.  

The motive of the shooting is still unknown at this stage. 


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