A police constable who was shot on Friday has died, and another officer, a Public Order Police Unit captain, was shot on Thursday evening.
Bheki Cele and Aaron Motsoaledi visited the community on Friday, after residents organised a shutdown to protest alleged crimes involving foreign nationals.
The suspects robbed Tyendiso of a .38 Special revolver, his cellphone, and fled the scene in the bakkie he was in.
Mafu’s Place tavern owner Mneno Mafu told the Cape Argus it appeared the shooters were targeting specific individuals.
An 18% and 21% decrease in 2017 and 2018 respectively highlighted a year-on-year trend in the month of December in the reduction of the crimes respectively, according to Tracker.
It is alleged that Rudi Brits befriended rich, white women via social media, which led to romantic relationships.

Five more arrested in Durban Solid Waste tender scandal, including a senior official

Hawks spokesperson Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi says they will face charges of corruption in the Durban Specialised Commercial Crimes Court.

Khehla Sitole calls for manhunt after SAPS captain murdered

A white tinted-window Toyota double cab was reportedly seen driving off after the 55-year-old captain was shot while making a trip to the local store.

Man handed eight life sentences for robbery, rape and kidnapping

The 35-year-old committed the crimes between 2008 and 2018 in the areas of Kwaggafontein, Siyabuswa, Dennilton and the surrounding areas.

Blood alcohol level of drunk Pretoria motorist the second highest in the country over festive season

The amount of alcohol in the motorist’s blood was only exceeded by one other motorist from Johannesburg, according to the RTMC.

Murdered KZN businesswoman was kind, smart – shocked lawyer who helped her in harassment case

Attorney Siva Chetty did not know who might be behind her untimely death and was shocked to read reports that she had feared for her life and wanted more protection.

Cops intercept R8m worth of suspected stolen wool from Lesotho

Fouriesburg police pulled the driver over after a tip-off that a truckload of sheep’s wool was being transported and that the driver had no documents for it.

Hillbrow doctor arrested for ‘contravening Medical Act’

Dr Ninadu Mafulu allegedly dispensed scheduled medication at his practice, which is illegal, and wasn’t registered as an independent medical practitioner.

KZN teacher shot while trying to save colleagues from armed robbery

Durban teacher Khetha Ntuli was shot in the abdomen in Buhlebethu Primary School’s main office in Inanda, Newtown C, and survived.

Suspect to appear in court for allegedly stabbing ‘girlfriend’

The suspect who is alleged to be the victim’s boyfriend, was arrested by the police after a preliminary investigation.

Roodepoort woman survives hijacking nightmare

The woman was visiting her mother when she was kidnapped and driven around for hours, before being dropped off near the Dobsonville police station.

Mbalula confirms Audi driver who reached 309km/h on highway has been identified

The minister told the media on Thursday that the police is in ‘hot pursuit’ of the ‘bragging’ driver and would soon bring him to justice.

‘Cop’ accused of taking advantage of uncertain dagga laws

The relative of a man currently in jail for cultivating marijuana said while the accused was in custody, a supposed police officer called him and asked for money to make the case go away.

Body found in burnt-out BMW in Limpopo, shotgun in grass nearby

Limpopo police are on the hunt for the people behind the death of a person whose body was discovered in a burnt-out BMW in the early hours of Wednesday.

KZN horror crash: Truck driver who killed 24 people released from prison

May, who was serving his sentence at the Umzinto Correctional Services facility, was considered a tragic figure in the incident after he maintained the truck’s brakes had failed.




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