SA man shot by cop, security guard

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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.