ARTICLES RELATING TO HIJACKINGS

WATCH | Suspected 'Rolex gang' members involved in Sandton shootout, hijacking

2019-10-04 13:50

Police are on the hunt for three suspected 'Rolex gang' members after a shootout and hijacking in Sandton. Watch.

Married Indian man jailed for life after faking a plane hijacking so he could be with his girlfriend

2019-06-13 15:25

An Indian man has been jailed for life after writing a fake hijacking letter just so he could be with his girlfriend.

Plane hijacker shot dead after emergency landing in Bangladesh

2019-02-24 20:36

The suspect claimed to have a bomb aboard and a pistol was found, and an official says he was 'psychologically deranged'.

Cleric shot dead in hijacking outside Durban hospital

2019-01-18 13:27

A Verulam moulana has been shot dead in a hijacking outside a hospital in Umbilo, a central suburb of Durban, say provincial police.

Shipping container with hijacked vehicle parts intercepted at Durban harbour

2018-12-30 20:11

Durban police have intercepted a container full of stripped car parts, intended for Mauritius, at the Durban Harbour.

WATCH: Motorist escapes hijacking, reverses into assailants' car

2018-12-10 14:09

Police are hunting for four men who failed in their attempt to hijack a Blairgowrie man when his reflexes kicked in quickly on his vehicle's pedals as he fended them off.

Murder-accused in Sadia Sukhraj botched hijacking death to be tried in February

2018-12-03 14:04

A trial date for murder and hijacking accused Sibonelo Mkhize, who was allegedly involved in a botched hijacking that resulted in the death of 9-year-old Sadia Sukhraj, has been set.

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WATCH: Family taken hostage during hijacking

Police are looking for five suspects who hijacked and kidnapped a family of three in Constantia Kloof, West Rand over the weekend. Watch.

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3 arrested for shooting Welkom man in his car in mall parking lot

2018-11-15 06:28

Shai Mohapi was shot at close range while sitting in his car, in the parking lot of the Commando Shopping Centre.

Hijackers nabbed by flying squad after crashing during high-speed chase near Cape Town

2018-11-09 12:15

Hijackers who drove off with couriered jewels and cellphones have been nabbed after crashing during a high-speed attempt to escape the flying squad, police say.

 

Police recover 4 Zambian trucks hijacked in SA

2019-09-17 11:41

Gauteng police have recovered four Zambian trucks that were hijacked over the weekend.

WATCH: Hijacker shoots elderly Welkom man in driveway

2019-03-04 13:07

An elderly man is recovering in hospital after being shot during a hijacking in Welkom, Free State police have confirmed.

Radio host shot, drives to safety

2019-01-22 13:41

After being seriously wounded in what’s believed to have been a botched hijacking in Edendale, a bleeding Ukhozi FM radio jock, Sbu Buthelezi, managed to drive about three kilometres to get help.

WATCH: Joburg woman narrowly escapes would-be hijackers

2019-01-16 12:37

CCTV footage shows how a motorist in Morningside, Johannesburg managed to flee a group of would-be hijackers who had followed her to her residential complex. Watch.

WATCH: Langa residents scramble to loot hijacked, abandoned truck

2018-12-13 14:36

Residents in Langa have taken advantage of a hijacked truck in Cape Town by looting goods from the abandoned vehicle. Watch.

WATCH: Durban woman found alive after hijacking, kidnapping drama

2018-12-07 11:42

Following a frantic search, authorities have found a Durban woman who was hijacked and abducted in Morningside.

WATCH: Cape Town motorist slams into cars to escape hijackers

2018-11-27 15:25

A Cape Town motorist's quick thinking enabled her to evade would-be hijackers by reversing and smashing into other cars. Watch.

WATCH: Senior lawyer dragged into car and kidnapped 'for department's R80m budget'

2018-11-15 11:02

Charity Nzuza, executive officer of the National Forum on the Legal Profession, and two colleagues were kidnapped outside her home in Centurion this week.

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WATCH: Manhunt continues for Welkom hijackers after man shot dead in mall parking lot

Police have said a manhunt is under way for two suspects seen hijacking and killing a man in Welkom, Free State.

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Mpumalanga cop nabbed for allegedly hijacking couple while on duty

2018-10-03 13:14

A 33-year-old Mpumalanga police constable is in custody after he allegedly hijacked a couple while on duty, provincial police have said.

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