Johannesburg - A man was arrested after CCTV footage allegedly showed him shooting another man dead in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Monday.

The shooting happened on Sunday morning on Church Street, Captain Thulani Zwane said.

The 36-year-old man was expected to appear in the Pietermaritzburg Magistrate's Court on Monday.

The motive for the shooting was unknown.