The police are investigating a case of public violence after protesters allegedly torched a residence and stoned vehicles in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday evening.
It’s a long way legendary that residents living across the Copesville residence took to the streets to examine of that an electricity fault be mounted.
Police spokesperson Capt Nqobile Gwala said: “We are able to verify that on September 2 at 7.20pm, a neighborhood of oldsters launched into a protest action.
“They blocked Greytown Boulevard by burning tyres and additionally threw stones at police vehicles.
“The community moved to Copesville Pressure and they blocked the vehicles from going inner and exterior of Copesville residence.
“A residence in Copesville caught fire during the protest.
“A case of public violence changed into opened at Mountain Upward thrust police role for investigation.”
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