Violent protest on R511 in Diepsloot

2016-06-28 22:30


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Johannesburg - Protesters looted the Diepsloot mall, burnt tyres and threw stones at vehicles on the R511, near Diepsloot on Tuesday, Johannesburg metro police said.

An ambulance was damaged during the violent protest, Senior Superintendent Wayne Minnaar said.

Metro officers had been sent to the area. Motorists were advised to avoid using the road.

No arrest had been made and nobody injured thus far.

Police could not immediately be reached for comment.

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