The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has confirmed Samantha Radebe was killed by a police bullet.
The 31-year-old died last month in Alexandra, Johannesburg. She was caught in a crossfire between the police and suspects.
Another person was critically wounded during the incident. The mother of two had just got married in December.
In other news – Ex Orlando Pirates star Phumudzo Manenzhe’s marriage collapses
Former Orlando Pirates striker Phumudzo Manenzhe has separated from his wife Leah after discovering that she was married before they met and has a child with her former husband.
As if that is not enough, the SABC soccer analyst has also allegedly discovered that his wife lied about her age. The two have since separated and are now living in different suburbs in the south of Joburg. Read more