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Wounded officer out of danger

Sebokeng police announced on Monday that an officer, shot during a hostage drama on Sunday, was out of...

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Sebokeng police announced on Monday that an officer, shot during a hostage drama on Sunday, was out of danger. <?xml:namespace prefix="o" ns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office"?>

Constable Jabu Molefe was shot and wounded after he and other policemen were called to a house where a couple was involved in a fight.

The man allegedly shot the officer before killing his wife and then fleeing to a nearby house where he held a 51-year-old neighbour hostage before turning the gun on himself.

The police’s Kinnie Steyn said, “We are so grateful this morning to report that he is out of danger and in a stable condition."

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