Off-duty officers shot while investigating gunshot near homes

2012-12-14 00:00

TWO high-ranking Estcourt police officers are recovering after they were shot, allegedly by an armed robber, on Wednesday night.

Mindful that his area had suffered a spate of house robberies, Du Preez phoned his colleague Captain Derrick Radebe, who lives nearby. They met and went on foot to investigate where they thought the gunshot had come from. An assailant shot at them at close range. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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