KZN police have confirmed that 5 members of the same family have been shot and killed in an ambush in Mpumalanga township near Durban. A 6th person, identified as a neighbor, was also killed.
It was believed that the family was watching TV when the incident happened around 20h30.
A 3-year old child was taken to hospital with serious injuries. 3 other people also in the room were not injured.
Police are still investigating the motive of the killings.