Traffic Officer Shot In Kalk Bay: 3 Suspects Arrested

Hawks Investigator Christina Stemmet shot

Three suspects have been arrested after a traffic officer was shot and wounded in Kalk Bay.

The incident occurred earlier on Monday morning.

The officer, who was shot in the arm, was driving along Main Road at Kalk Bay harbour when it’s believed he passed suspects involved in an armed robbery.

The official was taken to a nearby medical facility for treatment.

The police’s Noloyiso Rwexana: “The suspects were arrested in Baden Powell Drive. The scene is still active. Once they are charged, they will appear in court. They are facing charges of attempted murder, business robbery as well as the possession of a hijacked vehicle. One more suspect is being sought.”