PICS | KZN MAN HACKED INTO PIECES FOR HIS SHOES

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Man Hacked While Being Robbed Of Shoes: Tongaat – KZN

*Warning: Pictures Are Extremely Graphic And Not For Sensitive Readers

A 42 year old man is fighting for his life after he was hacked on his head during a robbery on Metcalf Road in Gandhi’s Hill, Tongaat this afternoon (Monday).

The Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) Tongaat Operations Center received a call from a passerby at approximately 21:11 after the man was discovered in a pool of blood. On arrival, Reaction Officers found that the male was hacked on his head.

The injured man’s brother arrived on scene and informed Officers that his sibling performed odd jobs in the Tongaat area. After speaking to the victim, it was established that he was robbed of his shoes by three men who hacked him before fleeing in an unknown direction.

The Newtown, Tongaat resident was stabilized on scene by Medics from the Provincial Ambulance Service before being transported to hospital in a critical condition.