Suspect shot during apparent house robbery

2016-03-30 17:18
(Supplied Netcare911)

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Johannesburg - A suspect has been shot and wounded during an apparent robbery at a house in Van der Rijst Avenue in Roodepoort, Johannesburg, paramedics said on Wednesday.

Netcare 911 spokesperson Athlenda Mathe said the exact detail of what happened would form part of a police investigation.

"Paramedics have managed to stabilise the injured man on scene before transporting him to a local hospital for further medical care," she said.

Mathe said paramedics were being escorted by police from the scene to a local hospital, where the man would be under police guard.

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