Cop killed in her driveway

2009-06-04 11:03

Cape Town - An off-duty police constable was gunned down in her driveway in Parow Valley, Western Cape police said on Thursday.

Captain Frederick van Wyk said Constable Marinda Jack, 30, was shot at around 21:00 on Wednesday by unidentified people who then fled the scene in a police vehicle.

The vehicle was later found abandoned in a nearby street.

Jack died at the scene.

A 35-year-old man was arrested later on Wednesday night in connection with the incident, but more details were not yet available about the arrest.