Gauteng cop dead after shooting with heavily armed gang

2015-09-09 12:55

Johannesburg - Two police officers are reported to have been shot at by a gang of heavily armed men in Dobsonville, Soweto on Wednesday. One of the officers has apparently died.

Crime Air Network Initiative reported the shooting on social networking site Twitter. It said that there were eight suspects dressed in police uniforms, driving a VW Polo. They apparently had police radios, said Crime Air Network.

Soweto police could not immediately confirm the shooting, saying their officers were still on the way to the scene.

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