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The body of a policeman and his wife found in a gunshot wound on Cosmo City Street

Forensic experts investigate the crime scene. (Felix Dlangamandla, Gallo Images, Netwerk24, files)

  • Honeydew police officers allegedly shot and killed his wife during a street quarrel in Cosmo City.
  • Their bodies and the guns believed to have been used in the incident were found by passers-by.
  • IPID is investigating deaths as a result of police action.

The bodies of police officers and their wives were found in ammunition on the streets of Cosmo City, and guns believed to have been used in the incident were found lying next to them.

A police officer had a gunshot wound in his right temple while his wife was shot behind her head.

Grace Langa of the Independent Investigation Police Department (IPID) said a police officer who was a sergeant on the Honey Dutrio task team took a state-owned vehicle to his colleague around 22:30 on Friday. stand by.

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After handing over the car, a colleague brought the sergeant back to his home in Cosmo City.

On his way home, he allegedly encountered a sergeant’s wife on the corner of the streets of Japan and Indonesia in Cosmo City.

Ranga said the sergeant had asked him to get out of the car. Then he went to his wife and discussions continued among them.

A colleague is said to have driven away and left the couple there.

“Around 23:00, passers-by noticed two people injured on the street and reported the problem to the satellite police station,” Langa said.

“Police went to the scene and found a sergeant lying face up with a gunshot wound on his right temple, and his wife had a gunshot wound behind her head lying face down. had.

“I found a 9mm pistol lying next to my wife. IPID collected two used cartridges and found one bullet at the scene of the magazine’s 13 live rounds.

“The dead were taken to Rudeport’s morgue. IPID is investigating deaths as a result of police action,” Langa said.

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The body of a policeman and his wife found in a gunshot wound on Cosmo City Street

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