#PODCAST: Unidentified man SHOT DEAD while attempting to steal batteries from a cellphone tower at Canelands, Verulam

SABC News and Current Affairs — By Newsbreak Producer Shanell Daniel - An unidentified man has been shot dead while attempting to steal batteries from a cellphone tower at Canelands, in Verulam, north of Durban. That's according to spokesperson for local security company, Reaction Unit South Africa - Prem Balram. The man, together with two other suspects, allegedly broke into the facility yesterday. They were in the process of stealing the batteries when security officers - tasked with safeguarding the communications tower - swooped in on them. A shootout ensued between the security officers and the suspects, resulting in one of the suspects being shot dead. Balram labelled the incident as a frequent occurrence in the area...