Cop gunned down in Port Elizabeth
Johannesburg - A policewoman was killed and her colleague was wounded when they were attacked while patrolling in Port Elizabeth on Monday, Eastern Cape police said.
The 31-year-old female constable and her 33-year-old male colleague, both attached to the New Brighton police station, were on patrol in Veeplaas when gunmen attacked them, said Lieutenant General Celiwe Binta.
The policewoman died on the scene. The policeman was in a critical, but stable condition in Greenacres hospital.
No arrests had been made.
Binta condemned the attack and called for anyone with information to contact their nearest police station or CrimeStop on 0860-10111.