BREAKING: Police officer shot dead at Tembisa Court

2016-10-12 11:01
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Johannesburg - A police officer was shot dead by a suspected robber at the Tembisa Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday. 

According to a witness, who asked not to be named, the police officer was escorting the suspect to court.

“While making their way up the stairs, the suspect disarmed the officer and shot him,” the witness said. 

Various emergency services declared the officer dead on the scene.  

Police said they would comment on the matter at a later stage. 

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