JMPD officer wounded in Alexandra shooting

The police officer has been transported to the Milpark Hospital.

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JOHANNESBURG - Police have confirmed a metro officer has been shot on the N3 North at the Buccleuch interchange.

The police officer has been transported to the Milpark Hospital.

Details surrounding the incident are still unclear at this stage.

The police's Wayne Minaar says, “A metro police officer is currently in Milpark Hopsital with a gunshot wound to the chest. Circumstances surrounding the shooting are not yet clear however officers were chasing a car at the time of the shooting in the Alexandra area.”

(Edited by Neo Koza)