CT Metro Police officer shot, wounded in smash-and-grab incident

Constable Siyabonga Minnie was shot in the leg.

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CAPE TOWN – A Cape Town Metro Police officer has been shot and wounded while responding to a smash-and-grab along Jakes Gerwel Drive on Sunday.

Constable Siyabonga Minnie was shot in the leg.

He is in a stable condition in hospital.

The City of Cape Town's JP Smith says a reward of R50,000 is on offer for any information which could assist the investigation into the incident.

"Metro Police responded to a smash-and-grab incident along the N2. The suspects fled with his service pistol."

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)