Cop shot in lovers tiff

A policewoman who shot her colleague allegedly in a lovers tiff is due in court today.

Police tape closes off a crime scene. Picture: EWN.

CAPE TOWN - A Rawsonville policewoman who was arrested for allegedly shooting a colleague is due to appear in the Worcester Magistrates Court today.

The woman apparently opened fire on a male coworker on Wednesday, wounding him.

She had reportedly been in a relationship with him.

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate's (IPID) Moses Dlamini said, "She will face charges for attempted murder. The reasons for the shooting is unknown at this stage. However, the investigation continues."