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sapsTimesLive reports that police have confirmed that two men who were captured on video brutally killing two security guards in Soweto have been killed during a shootout in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN).  

Brigadier Vishnu Naidoo said the pair were shot dead in a shack in Clermont‚ west of Durban‚ on Monday.  He added:  "When police tried to arrest the two suspects‚ Lindokuhle Cebekhulu‚ 24‚ and Mbuyiselo Mthonti‚ 26‚ they resisted‚ which resulted in both suspects being shot dead.  There are no reports of any police officers being injured at this stage."  Cebekhulu and Mthonti had attacked the two security guards, Eric Ngobese and Boykie Moyo, from 24/7 Security Services near Maponya Mall in Soweto.  Footage of the gruesome killing captured by a high-definition camera fitted inside the vehicle was shared widely on social media.  Geoff Schapiro‚ employer at 24/7 Security Services of the two guards‚ stated at the time that they were killed by "heartless criminals with no regard for human life".

  • Read this report by Naledi Shange in full at TimesLive

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