Three people have been arrested by the police officers on Thursday in connection with the murder of two Durban Metro officers. The suspects have also stolen the handguns.
According to the metro police spokesperson Parboo Sewpersad, the perpetrators have been arrested in the KwaMashu area. The officers have also recovered the stolen guns.
The suspects were found after the police have launched a manhunt following the murder of two police officers who were guarding an eThekwini councillor’s house. Sergeant Fanifami Dladla, 61, and Constable Sonto Emmelinall Mhlanga,40, were shot in the marked police car during the night.