Top Joburg cop stabbed to death

2015-04-04 08:17

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Johannesburg - A top Johannesburg police official has been stabbed to death, it was reported on Saturday.
The man was murdered outside a McDonald's fast food outlet in Turfontein, Eyewitness News reported.
The top cop’s killing comes less than a week after a gang brazenly shot at police officers on the busy N3 highway near Modderfontein. One police officer died instantly, while another died later in hospital.

A third is in a stable condition in hospital.

A witness to the highway shooting told News24 police had still not taken a statement from him four days after the incident.

Police have offered a R400 000 reward for information that could lead to the arrest of the suspects.

Then on Monday, a day after the highway shooting, a gang inside a truck shot at officers in Kempton Park. One officer was seriously injured.

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