A policeman attached to the VIP protection unit in Mpumalanga has been named as a third suspect in an attempted murder case.
The matter involves SABC radio producer Bheki Sehlabela, who allegedly shot and injured two people last week.
Sowetan has established that a member of the police's VIP protection unit, Madevu Tsotetsi, who works at the provincial government complex, had his service firearm confiscated by the Hazyview police.
Tsotetsi could not be reached for comment.
Police have confirmed that after the shooting at the nearby Shabalala Trust, a policeman turned himself in. - Riot Hlatshwayo