Durban – A security guard at the popular Westville Shopping Centre is recovering in hospital after he was shot in the legs during a robbery.
ALS Paramedics said they responded to multiple calls of a shooting incident just before 15:00 on Wednesday.
“On arrival, paramedics were guided to a security officer who had sustained gunshot wounds to his legs,” said ALS Paramedics.
“He was in a serious condition and was stabilised on scene by Advanced Life Support Paramedics before being rushed through to a nearby hospital for the further care that he required.”
SA Police Service officers were on the scene.
Police have cordoned off the area.
No arrests have been reported.