Traffic cop and her mother gunned down by her boyfriend
South Africa: The Limpopo man who is on the run after he allegedly shot dead his traffic officer girlfriend and her mother had a protection order obtained against him two years ago.
This was apparently after his deceased girlfriend Tshepi Kotelo, a traffic officer in Groblersdal, reported him for violent abuse.
Kotelo, 26, was killed on Sunday with her mother, Chileke Makitla, 62, allegedly by a man whose name is known to Sowetan.
The incident happened at the victims’ home in Malaeneng section of Ntwane village near Dennilton.
Kotelo’s elder sister Elizabeth told Sowetan yesterday that her younger sister had obtained a protection order against the suspect.
NPA spokeswoman Mashudu Malabi-Dzhangi said family members could go and make a statement at the police indicating that there was an existence of such.