THE 32-year-old Benisius Kalola that was shot while running away from members of the joint task team participating in Operation Kalahari Desert died in hospital.
Chief Inspector Kauna Shikwambi of the Public Relations Division of the Namibian Police confirmed the death of the man.
According to chief Inspector Shikwambi the shooting incident occurred at about 10:45 on Thursday morning near the old Single Quarters.
She said the deceased person was rushed to the Katutura State Hospital, where he succumbed to his wound at about 13:30.
According to Chief Inspector Shikwambi detectives are still investigating the incident to determine exactly what the circumstances were that led to the shooting.