Cop shot dead in Soweto

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A Johannesburg metro police officer was shot dead in Pimville, Soweto, on Tuesday, metro police said.

Chief Superintendent Wayne Minnaar said the officer was shot dead near Pimville stadium while on his way to work.

"His firearm has been stolen. This is the second incident in four days," he said.

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