Two alleged cop-killers to face might of law

The Hawks’ National Bureau for Illegal Firearms Control and Priority Violent Crime Unit with Khayelitsha detectives and Vispol officers have arrested another suspect over the weekend for his alleged involvement in killing of a police officer.

Constable Ncedo Katoyi (39) was fatally wounded when he and another police officers attended to a complaint in Site C. They were approached and shot at by six unknown suspects in Khayelitsha on 9 April. The suspects fled the scene with Katoyi’s service firearm.

The suspect appeared at the Khayelitsha Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday 14 August. The first suspect, Lwandile Wiseman Somdaka (32), was arrested in Ilitha Park and appeared in court in April.