Parcel with 'suspicious-looking powder' delivered at police station

Johannesburg - KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating a parcel containing a "suspicious-looking powder substance" that was delivered to the Umbilo police station on Wednesday.

"We can confirm that Umbilo police received a parcel containing powder-like substance today," Captain Thulani Zwane said.

"It has been taken for forensic tests to check what substance it is."

He said the police station was cordoned off after the parcel was delivered.

Investigations continue.