The South African Police Service took to Twitter today to announce that a 40-year-old Constable was shot dead in the street on Friday, 19 March.
The off-duty Constable was stationed at Mowbray SAPS department.
Police spokesperson, Frederick Van Wyk said the Hawks have taken over the murder investigation.
“The shooting incident took place in Delft south. The Hawks detectives have undertaken the investigation. Anyone with any information about this fatal shooting incident is kindly requested to contact Crime Stop on 08600 10111.”
#sapsWC An off-duty police constable was shot and killed in Delft South, Ravel Street on Friday afternoon, 19/03. The 40yr-old constable was based at Mowbray #SAPS. Hawks detectives have undertaken the investigation #PoliceKillings #CrimeStop #MySAPSApp MEhttps://t.co/Bvev7FqSJz pic.twitter.com/8pGJWaHfbH
— SA Police Service 🇿🇦 (@SAPoliceService) March 20, 2021