South African police said a policeman and security guard shot a man dead during the coronavirus lockdown.
Police officers encountered men drinking in a tavern in Vosloorus, south of Johannesburg, on Sunday in defiance of the lockdown, police spokesman Sontaga Seisa said in a statement
They attacked police while resisting arrest, Seisa said. After the commotion, a policeman and guard followed one man to his house, where he was shot, he said.
The two suspects were arrested.