EC cop bust for robbing woman at gun point
The woman reported the incident to local police after the officer demanded a wallet, a cellphone and bank cards after he gave her a lift.
CAPE TOWN - A police constable remains in custody after he was arrested for allegedly robbing a woman at gunpoint.
The woman reported the incident to local police, resulting in the 36-year-old officer's arrest last night.
The police’s Siphokazi Mawisa said: "It is alleged the officer drew out a firearm and demanded a cellphone and a wallet after he assisted the victim with a lift from King Williams Town. He then turned to a gravel road next to Mzansi Location, where he robbed her and also demanded bank cards."
(Edited by Refilwe Thobega)