Johannesburg – A man wanted for allegedly stabbing his girlfriend jumped from his fifth-floor apartment window and was reportedly killed as police officers and a security guard at his door tried to enter.
The incident occurred Monday in Hillbrow and the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to Ndileka Cola of the Independent Police Investigation Directorate (Ipid), it is alleged that two police officers and a security officer went to the man’s apartment in the Moulin Rouge building to carry out a raid.
They were working on an assault case with intent to cause serious bodily harm opened by the man’s girlfriend at the Hillbrow Police Station on Saturday. Cola said the man allegedly stabbed his girlfriend …