Eastern Cape cop, girlfriend found dead
Johannesburg - A policeman and his girlfriend were found dead inside a house in Mdantsane in the Eastern Cape on Friday, police said.
Passers-by discovered the two bodies lying on the floor around noon, Captain Ernest Sigobe said.
"The bodies had bullet wounds and there was a firearm lying next to them," he said.
Further details were not immediately available.
Sigobe said the officer was a member of the police's tactical response team.
Two inquests dockets were opened.