Another cop shot in Cape Town

A police constable has been shot and wounded in Gugulethu.

FILE. The officer was sitting in an official vehicle yesterday when he was approached by two men who shot him. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN

CAPE TOWN - A police constable is in a serious condition in hospital after he was shot and wounded in Gugulethu.

The 32-year-old police constable was sitting in an official vehicle in Galaweni Street yesterday when two suspects approached him and opened fire.

They fled with his cell phone.

Earlier this week another police officer was shot dead outside in Phillipi-East.

The constable, who was stationed in Grassy Park, was shot dead outside his home then robbed of his service pistol.

No arrests have been made in connection with any of the shootings.