The family of the well-known paramedic Mpumalanga and business man Mervyn Masher would you like justice after he was shot dead by the police when he stopped to assist in an accident.
According to the Masher family, his son was allegedly executed by a "trigger–happy officer "whom, "Without a threat", shot him in the head early Sunday morning in Mbombela.
They say Masher and his wife were on the way to buying food when they encountered an accident involving a motorcyclist and two cars. They decided to help the victims of the accident.
"We would like to state that our son, a golf player, paramedic and father of three was traveling to Nelspruit with his wife in pajamas when they encountered the accident on the R40 road.
"A Trained ParamedicMasher stopped and asked for surgical gloves from other paramedics to help. While watching an argument secured in between the motorcyclists who were coming back from the motorcyclists& # 39; rally and other people.
"Without posing a threat, the policeman shot him in the head and he died on the scene ", family spokesperson Mario Pillay said.