Johannesburg - A man has been arrested for killing an alleged burglar and wounding his accomplice on Thursday in Thokoza, east of Johannesburg, Gauteng police said.
Five men allegedly broke into a spaza shop in the early hours of the morning, Lieutenant Kay Makhubela said.
The shop is in the man's yard. He heard a noise and decided to investigate.
Upon discovering the group of alleged burglars he shot at them, Makhubela said.
“He got out (of the house) and shot at them leaving one dead and another injured.”