Off-duty policeman shot at sports bar on Chris Hani Road

An off-duty police officer is in a critical condition after he was shot and injured at a sports bar in Chris Hani Road during a robbery, last night.

Provincial police spokeswoman, Col Thembeka Mbele said that three unknown men entered the business premises, demanded cash at gunpoint, shot at the police officer and then fled the scene. 

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The officer was rushed to hospital for urgent medical attention.

She confirmed that a case of robbery and attempted murder was opened at Greenwood Park SAPS for investigation. 

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“No arrests have been made yet,” she added.

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