COP SHOT IN FAILED ROBBERY
A POLICE officer was shot in the foot when three men entered the Elandslaagte police station “pretending to seek police assistance” on Friday.
The incident occurred at 8 pm at the station when the men asked for police assistance and then demanded the safe keys.
KwaZuluNatal police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbhele said they fled the scene on foot and nothing was taken during the attack.
The officer was taken to hospital for medical attention and a case of attempted murder was opened at Elandslaagte police station for investigation.
No arrest has been made at this stage.