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Man arrested after cop shot in Springs

By Faeza
24 April 2017

A man was arrested for allegedly shooting a policeman during a house robbery in Springs, on the East Rand, Gauteng police said on Sunday.

Officers had tried to stop a BMW X3 driving out of the property on Saturday when shots were fired from the vehicle, said Captain Mavela Masondo.

A constable was wounded.

The vehicle was later confirmed as belonging to the victims of the house robbery.

Masondo said a suspected robber, 43, had been arrested. The BMW, and an unlicensed firearm and ammunition were recovered.

Source: News24