Hijackers throw 6-year-old out of moving car

2016-10-03 17:24
One of the hijackers who threw a 6-year-old out of a moving car which they hijacked on Friday (Supplied).

One of the hijackers who threw a 6-year-old out of a moving car which they hijacked on Friday (Supplied).

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Johannesburg - Two men who threw a 6-year-old child out of a moving car during a hijacking were arrested on Monday, Ekurhuleni metro police said.

They were arrested on Allendale Road in Midrand around 11:00 and found in possession of firearms, spokesperson Clifford Shongwe said.

On Friday, they allegedly hijacked a red VW Polo Playa and threw a six-year-old child out of the window. They allegedly confessed to the crime.

Their arrest was a joint operation between EMPD, Tracker and SAPS.

It was not immediately clear what had happened to the child.


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