Gangsters shoots down police officers
View pictures in App save up to 80% data. A bizarre incident occurred in Cape Town on Sunday 28 June 2020 when police officers came underfire from gangsters.
This was after members from Athlone police went to Kewtown where there was a suspected gang shooting at 8pm.
The police officers encircled individuals and started conducting random search exercise.
While they were busy searching one individual, an unknown assailant opened fore towards the police officers. This resulted in a shout-out ensuing between the police officers and unidentified assailants.
No injuries were reported and the police had to call for back up as they had got entrapped abd were struggling to get out of the neighborhood.
Video footage of the incident has been circulating online and one 34 year old man was arrested as a suspect who participated in the shooting.
The incident further exposed the security threat posed by having guns on the streets as dangerous criminals who have them are not afraid of opening fire on anyone.