sapsANA reports that a Limpopo police officer was shot dead when he responded to a burglary in progress at Dan village near Tzaneen on Saturday morning.  

Warrant Offficer Jan Homu of the Ritavi uniform branch was shot while investigating and searching for the burglary suspects.  He died at the scene while a paramedic was working on him.  His colleague was unharmed.  The suspects managed to flee, but a task team has been established to identify and arrest the perpetrators.

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