Police are searching for suspects behind the murder of two off-duty police constables who were shot and killed in separate incidents in Delft and Khayelitsha, Western Cape police said on Saturday.“The perpetrators of these two heinous incidents will be hunted down,” said provincial police in a statement.“Detectives from the Hawks have taken over the investigations.”In the first incident, an off-duty police constable was shot and killed in Delft on Friday at 20:00 as he...

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