A 33-year-old Traffic Officer is in hospital after he was shot twice by a motorist. Sello Maremane, spokesperson for the Traffic Department said the incident happened on Friday in Alberton.
The motorist was driving a red Audi and did not stop at a red traffic light. The traffic officer stopped the motorist and shot the officer. The officer is in a stable condition in hospital. No one was arrested and the police are investigating the incident. A case of attempted murder was opened.