JMPD officer shot, injured in Johannesburg CBD

South Africa

Johannesburg – A Johannesburg Metro Police Department officer has been shot and injured in a robbery in the Johannesburg CBD.

Police were responding to an armed robbery at a restaurant.

Suspects opened fire, hitting an officer in the leg. The injured officer was rushed to hospital for treatment.

The City’s Public Safety MMC, David Tembe, has assured residents the CBD will be much safer.

Around 2,000 officers have been deployed to the area.

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