Police flee from pastor’s bodyguards

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Shepherd Bushiri
Shepherd Bushiri

Controversial pastor Shepherd Bushiri and his armed bodyguards had a three-hour standoff with police this week, which ended with the officers fleeing.

The dramatic scene unfolded at the Sheraton Hotel in Pretoria where he stays.

Police had tried to obtain a statement from Bushiri, who is being investigated in connection with cases of intimidation, assault and death threats.

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