Gauteng police commissioner expresses sadness over cop’s killing

Constable Tshepo Tladi died on Thursday night after he was shot in the head with an R5 rifle.

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JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng police commissioner Lieutenant General Deliwe de Lange has expressed her sadness at the death of an on-duty officer.

Constable Tshepo Tladi died on Thursday night after he was shot in the head with an R5 rifle at a filling station in Katlehong.

The constable was part of a group of policemen who were responding to an alleged robbery at the garage
He was shot by one of the suspects upon arrival.

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)