In a shoot-out between suspects and police that occurred on Thursday morning, the 2 suspects shot by the police have allegedly been implicated in a number of hijackings in Gauteng.
In accordance with police spokesperson, Brig Mathapelo Peters, the 2 suspects who survived can be charged with tried homicide, possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition, and possession of a hijacked automobile.
Netcare 911, and different emergency providers, had been alerted to the scene of the taking pictures at Jakaranda Road at about 9am in Centurion.
Nectare mentioned the 2 policemen shot 4 suspects, two died on scene.
However two policemen had been fatally shot and one had important accidents after he was shot within the face.
Each sufferers had been handled on scene and when stabilsed, they had been airlifted to hospital.
The 2 injured suspects had been additionally transported to the hospital.
Police spokesperson mentioned “members of Gauteng particular crime trio staff had been following and holding shut commentary on the suspects once they noticed [them] in Centurion driving a black BMW 135i.”
“Police intercepted the suspects’ automobile and the suspects allegedly began firing photographs on the police who then returned hearth. “
“Police seized two rifles and a pistol, in addition to the suspects’ automobile, which has since been confirmed as having been hijacked in Honeydew, Johannesburg, in July,” mentioned Peters.