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Policewoman dies after attackers fire back

Police spokesperson Brig Vish Naidoo said the officer had been picked up by her two colleagues just after 7pm. They were en route to report for duty at the Sebokeng police station.A Sebokeng police officer died in a hail of bullets on Tuesday evening after her team stopped to assist a possible victim of crime, national police said.

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“As they were travelling, a few houses down the road [in Waldrift, Vereeniging] they noticed something suspicious happening around a vehicle.“It appeared to them that a person was being forced into the boot of the vehicle.”The driver reversed to investigate, but the attackers opened fire on them, he said.

Naidoo said a bullet struck the 40-year-old sergeant, who was sitting in the back of the vehicle, in the back of her head.The team rushed to the hospital where the officer was declared dead.The other two officers escaped unharmed.National police commissioner General Khehla John Sitole had launched the police’s 72-hour activation plan to track the killers.

Source – TimesLive

IN OTHER NEWS : Robbers jump off 33m cliff into Umlazi River, killing one

Members of the Saps, metro police and Durban K9 search and rescue units, as well as Life Response 247 paramedics, responded to the incident in Welbedacht West on Wednesday morning.Two suspected robbers jumped off a 33m cliff after being chased by community members in Chatsworth, KwaZulu-Natal, on Wednesday.

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Reports were received that two men who allegedly robbed people in the area were chased by the community towards the Umlazi River…read more

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