A KwaZulu-Natal teacher was killed on Tuesday morning after an unknown man entered the school premises, firing several shots at him. Netcare 911 who responded to the incident at a school on Gaze Makhanya Avenue in Folweni confirmed that the shooting occurred shortly after 09h00.
In a statement, Netcare 911’s Shawn Herbst reported that the teacher was declared dead on the scene when they arrived. The suspect who has not been arrested at this stage had apparently entered the school premises and fired multiple shots at the teacher who was walking down a passage at the time, striking him in the head and abdomen.
Circumstances leading up to the shooting is currently being investigated. The school premises is currently cordoned off by police officials who are still on the scene at this hour. An update on this story will be posted soon.