A suspect was shot by a Metro Police officer after he and an accomplice attempted to steal a vehicle, a Ford Meteor, in the Greyville area on Tuesday.

A paramedic treats the shot suspect on scene

Berea SAPS Communications Officer, Cpt PN Naidoo said, “Metro Police were patrolling and noticed the suspects. One suspect pointed a firearm at the police officers and one member shot one suspect injuring him whilst the other suspect fled.” The suspect was treated on scene by paramedics. Police are further investigating the case.