Durban - Two people have been shot dead and another wounded during a cash in transit heist outside Bridge City Mall in KwaMashu on Monday.
Police have not officially released a statement on the incident but it is alleged that a gang of seven men tried to hold up CIT guards transferring money to their vehicle on Monday.
It is alleged one of the guards was shot and wounded and he was rushed to hospital.
Two suspected robbers were killed.
Pictures of the scene circulating on social media, show a man on the floor wearing a balaclava and handgloves with a rifle beside him. He has blood flowing from a wound under his balaclava.