Police ministry to give update on recent mass shootings in KZN

Police Minister Bheki Cele will be joined by Provincial Commissioner Nhlanhla Mkhwanazi to give an update on the progress made in investigating these cases.

Police Minister Bheki Cele at a media briefing on 25 October 2021. Picture: GCIS.

DURBAN - The Police ministry will on Wednesday give an update on police investigations into the recent mass shooting incidents in KwaZulu-Natal.

Fourteen people were recently killed in two crimes in the province.

It is alleged that the crime in Inanda involved a drive-by shooting that could be drug-related.

Police Minister Bheki Cele will be joined by provincial Police Commissioner Nhlanhla Mkhwanazi to give an update on the progress made in investigating these cases.

"The briefing will also see the South African Police Service provide updates on other cases of murder within the province where significant progress has been made," said ministry spokesperson Lirandzu Themba.