‘Hijacker’ arrested

2019-07-18 06:01

Nyanga Tactical Response Team arrested a man (27) who was driving a Toyota Camry which had been allegedly been hijacked at Gxojani Street in Browns Farm on Monday 15 July.

The complainant was allegedly approached by three unknown suspects while parking his vehicle at his residence in the evening. A firearm was pointed at him and the men demanded the car keys and drove away with in his vehicle.

Police say a preliminary investigation has revealed that the suspect was once arrested for housebreaking in 2008. He is expected to appear in the Athlone Magistrate’s Court this week.


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