KZN cop nabbed on charges of assaulting girlfriend

KZN cop nabbed on charges of assaulting girlfriend

A KZN police sergeant has been arrested after his girlfriend was assaulted.

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Pictures of the woman's bloodied and bruised face and body were posted on social media platforms following the weekend incident

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The police's Robert Netshiunda has confirmed the 39-year-old police officer was detained on Tuesday morning.


"It is alleged that the officer assaulted a 29-year-old woman along the Mthoko Mkhize Main Road on Sunday night. The suspect, who works at Mpumalanga police station in Hammersdale, will appear in the Hammersdale Magistrate's Court on Thursday, 4 April 2024.


“Investigations are already underway into the victim's allegations that she was initially refused to open a case. Should there be any substance on the allegations, internal processes will be instituted, and responsible officers will be subjected to appropriate departmental steps."

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