The case was postponed to Monday, October 9.
The suspect was arrested at Progress Place in Demat, after he was found in possession of an unlicensed firearm and live rounds of ammunition.
According to police, it is alleged that four men were travelling in a blue Hyundai i10 and while they were in Richardwin Road, an unknown Polo stopped abruptly opposite the vehicle with passengers in the front seat of the vehicle, who began firing into the vehicle.
Intern estate agent of Pam Golding Properties, Basil Underhill (24), his cousin, Braveman Underhill (23) and Fred Boy Msomi (30) were remanded in police custody and will be held in the Chatsworth SAPS holding cells until their bail application on October 10.
It is alleged that the armed suspects entered the premises and held the staff at gunpoint.
The couple, aged 84 and 75, believe that God saved them after they were attacked by the suspects, who were armed with a knife and screwdriver, in their bedroom at their home in Silverglen Drive.
Paramedics were called to the scene and pronounced the victim dead. Communications officer of Isipingo SAPS, Cpt David Ragavan, said that a case of murder is being investigated at Isipingo SAPS.
The 49-year-old suspect will appear in the Chatsworth Magistrate’s Court soon facing three counts of attempted murder and possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition.
According to KZN Police’s Col Thembeka Mbhele, the suspect was arrested and charged for attempted murder, pointing a firearm and discharging a firearm.
Communications officer of the Chatsworth SAPS, Cpt Cheryl Pillay, said police are appealing to residents and motorists to assist with information regarding the accident.
In the first case, a 28-year-old man faced the full wrath of the law after he was sentenced to life imprisonment for a murder committed in Umlazi and an additional 12 years for an attempted murder case committed in June 2015.