KZN police said they were trying to locate Zulu as they investigate a case of attempted murder after he was shot in the arm during an ambush on Saturday night.
FILE: Thabiso Zulu at the Moerane Commission of Inquiry. Picture: Ngcobo / EWN in Ziyanda
DURBAN – KwaZulu-Natal Sindiso Magaqa was shot on Saturday night in the Umzimkhulu councillor.
KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson Brigadier Jay Naicker said Thabiso Zulu, who has previously been tested at the Moerane Commission of Inquiry which was investigated in the province, was ambushed by unknown gunmen on Saturday night.
“Police received a report that last night the victim was walking along Thokoza Road. [it] and started shooting at them. The victim was shot on his left arm. ”
Naicker said police are still trying to find Zulu.
Victim The victim was taken to the hospital where he was treated and discharged. At this stage police are trying to locate the victim. ”
Zulu, who was one of the people who lifted the lid on Magaqa's murder, told Eyewitness News over a week ago that police deliberately failed to grant him and other whistle-blowers protection in the wake of recent political killings in KwaZulu-Natal.