Hammarsdale: Suspected cop killers in dock today

2013-03-26 00:00

THREE people, who were arrested at the weekend, are due to appear in the Hammarsdale Magistrate’s Court today in connection with the murder of a police officer on Friday last week.

The policeman, Constable Siyabonga Khumalo (28), was at home when he was shot by the suspects, who are aged 26 to 28, said police spokesperson Thulani Zwane.

Khumalo was based at the Hammarsdale police station.

“The motive is unknown at this stage and the investigation is still at an early stage,” said Zwane.

The three suspects were arrested on Saturday.

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