Cop’s murder-suicide under investigation
A 41-YEAR-OLD police officer stationed in Hout Bay shot and killed his 36-year-old wife and then himself during an apparent domestic dispute at the station, police spokesperson André Traut said.
The circumstances surrounding the death of the sergeant and his wife were under investigation following the incident at around 10.25am yesterday, he said. Traut added that the sergeant was on duty at the time of the incident. A murder case and an inquest docket have been registered.
Community Safety MEC Alan Winde expressed his shock and conveyed his condolences to the families.