Taxi Boss Killed In Drive By Shooting: Waterloo – KZN
A taxi boss was killed and a woman was shot during a drive by shooting in Phase 6 – Waterloo, Verulam this morning.
At approximately 04:32 members of Reaction Unit South Africa were called out to the scene after receiving a call from a witness requesting medical assistance for the injured. Upon arrival Medics assessed the driver and found that he had been shot multiple times and died at the scene. A 29 year old woman who was with the deceased in his Toyota Corolla sustained gunshot wounds to her right thigh and buttocks. She was treated for her injuries on
scene before being transported to hospital.
It is alleged that the deceased was seated in his Toyota Corolla with four females when a white unknown vehicle drove up next to them. The occupants of the unknown vehicle opened fire at the driver. The suspects drove further
down the road before one of the occupants got off and proceeded back to the Toyota Corolla. He then fired more shots at the driver before they fled.
The two other females were not injured. The shooting is believed to be taxi related.