SAPS Duduza spokesperson Sgt Harry Manaka said the incident occurred around 02:00 when two loud explosions were reportedly heard by local residents.
A memorial service will take place at Nigel Correctional Centre on October 18, whereafter Phasha will be laid to rest by his family at Magobading in Burgersfort (Mpumalanga) on October 20.
Nigel Crime Report
A swift and efficient police response has resulted in the arrest of three Nigerian nationals for possession of drugs and bribery.
Polisie in Heidelberg ondersoek ñ saak van huisroof, nadat drie mans vanoggend ñ huis in Derdelaan, Jordaanpark se voordeur oopgebreek en verskeie items geroof het.
Crime report for Nigel
SAPS Nigel are investigating a case of parole absconding after the disappearance of 52-year old parolee Hermanus Schoeman.
Heidelberg Polisie het ‘n verdagte vasgetrek ná ‘n inbraak by ‘n besigheid in Beechamstraat op 2 Oktober.
Police are on the scene in Protea Avenue (Bergsig) where a family was robbed at gunpoint by three armed men.
Crime Report for 23 to 30 September
Polisie is steeds op die toneel waar ‘n 69-jarige man in die vroeë oggendure binne sy huis by Houtpoort buite Heidelberg oorval en doodgeskiet is.