A Durban man has been arrested after he repeatedly shot his 67-year-old wife in their Pinetown home, police said yesterday.
Inspector Solomon Mbhele said the wife was shot twice in the head on Sunday afternoon and was taken to a local hospital where she died.
"She was pronounced dead at 4am today [Monday]."
Police took the husband into custody and the weapon used in the crime was seized.
The reason for the killing was unknown, but domestic violence was suspected, Mbhele said. - Sapa