'Hitchhikers' hijack Eastern Cape man
East London - A motorist has been robbed by two hijackers posing as
hitchhikers, Eastern Cape police said on Thursday.
Captain Jackson Manatha said the 42-year-old driver was giving the men a
lift from Dutywa to Butterworth on Wednesday when they pulled out pistols and
ordered him to get out of his maroon Toyota Avanza. They then pistol-whipped
"After they assaulted him, they took his car and sped off from the
scene," said Manatha.