Cradock police investigating after off-duty cop found shot dead

AUGUST 29, 2016

Cradock police have launched an investigation after an off duty police constable was found dead with a gunshot wound to his head on Sunday morning at Zwide extension, in Hofmeyr.

"The member's service pistol was found about one metre away from his body," Eastern Cape police said.

"The scene of crime is near to the residence of the deceased's girlfriend.

"A murder docket has been registered for investigation. No arrests have been made thus far."