Alleged cop killers nabbed
The three suspects were arrested in the Johannesburg CBD and in Protea Glen, Soweto.
JOHANNESBURG - Three alleged cop killers have been arrested in the Johannesburg CBD and in Protea Glen, Soweto.
The men are accused of murdering a police officer and injuring another, as well as killing a metro police officer in two separate incidents in 2011 and 2012.
Two of the suspects were arrested at a house in Protea Glen on Tuesday evening, while the third supect was arrested while travelling in a taxi in the CBD.
The Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) spokesperson Wayne Minnaar said, "The suspects were in possession of four handguns, an R5 rifle as well as ammunition at the time of their arrest."