Two suspects have been arrested for killing a child.
An unborn child died two days after its pregnant mom was hit by a stray bullet within the abdomen.
The dreadful incident allegedly occurred on 14th of July.
The police in KwaZulu-Natal stated the stray bullet was shot throughout an tried theft.
Police spokesperson, Colonel Thembeka Mbele stated two suspects aged 21 and 33 have been arrested on Tuesday. following the incident that allegedly occurred on 14 June.
In response to Mbele, the incident occurred round 9.30pm when the 2 suspects allegedly tried to rob a person who they fired at when he fled from the scene.
The sufferer was shot on the thigh however a bullet supposed for the sufferer hit the pregnant lady in her room
“A stray bullet struck a pregnant lady who was seated inside a room and she or he sustained a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Each victims have been rushed to the hospital for medical consideration. Sadly, the unborn child was licensed useless two days after the incident,” Mbele stated.
A case of homicide and tried homicide was opened on the Cato Manor police station for investigation.
“An intensive investigation was performed which led the police to Westville jail the place the suspects have been arrested and charged for homicide and two counts of tried homicide. The identical suspects have been initially arrested for home robberies that have been dedicated in the identical space”.
The suspects are to seem in Durban Justice of the Peace’s Court docket on Wednesday on the costs of homicide tried homicide.