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BLACKS FIRE AT POLICE

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A group of blacks opened fire at three policemen patrolling a crowded black township northeast of Johannesburg, killing one officer and wounding another, police said Saturday.

Police reported no arrests after the attack that occurred after dark Friday in Alexandra, a township of about 200,000 residents 10 miles outside central Johannesburg.The assailants reportedly fired guns and hurled stones at the three policemen as they walked a beat in the township, officials said. One officer managed to escape and summon help from Alexandra Police Station.