Durban - Two brothers have been arrested for killing an elderly man in the Mvini area in Umsunduzi, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Wednesday.

Captain Thulani Zwane said Khethaphi Gumede, 67, was assaulted by the brothers early on Wednesday morning after visiting their mother.

“It is alleged that Gumede... was having an affair with their mother,” Zwane said.

He suffered head and leg injuries and died on the scene. - Sapa