2 police officers rushed to hospital after suspects open fire

2019-03-07 19:43
Suspects open fire on police officers

Suspects open fire on police officers (Supplied)

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Two police officers were rushed to hospital after the suspects they were tailing opened fire.

The officers were said to have been trailing a Toyota on Main Reef Road in Langlaagte, Johannesburg, on Thursday.

Suspects in the Toyota allegedly opened fire when the vehicle made a slight turn and the two officers passed them. A bullet grazed the head of one officer while another was shot in the shoulder.

Gauteng police spokesperson Captain Kay Makhubele was not immediately available for comment.

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