Samora Machel on lockdown after Anti-Gang Unit shot

There's a lockdown in Samora Machel informal settlement in Cape Town.#Dstv403

JOHANNESBURG - There is a lockdown in Samora Machel informal settlement in Cape Town this morning.

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This as police hunt for those responsible for shooting five members of the police's anti-gang unit.

They were chasing suspects in the area when they came under fire.'

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Police Minister Bheki Cele has warned the culprits that they will be found, and will face the full might of the law.

Five Anti-Gang Unit members were tracking suspects linked to recent murders in Samora Machel when they came under attack.

Police say this area is a hideout for dangerous criminals.

Two of the injured Anti-Gang Unit members are currently being treated at this hospital. One of them, Freddie Florence, is fighting for his life in the ICU.

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eNCA