A Metro police officer is in a critical condition after eight shots were fired at him in Mitchells Plain.
According to reports, the constable was ambushed last night while driving home.
He was struck by three bullets after eight shots were fired at him.
In a similar incident, two metro police officers were shot at in Hanover Park in January.
The two officers were responding to a shooting when one man opened fire on the officers in Athwood Road.