Picture: SAPS Facebook page.
JOHANNESBURG – Two police officers on Thursday were shot and wounded during a confrontation with criminals in Centurion, Pretoria.
The shoot-out took place on Jacaranda Street just after 9am in the morning.
Paramedics said that one officer was shot in the face, while the other took a bullet to the leg. The pair were airlifted to hospital for treatment.
It is understood that two suspects were killed in the shoot-out.
Jacaranda Street Hennops Park Centurion. Shootout between police and criminals. Two cops wounded and airlifted to hospital. Two suspects shot dead and one wounded. pic.twitter.com/L7BUmqH3jQ
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