EASTERN CAPE – Within 30 minutes after a 40-year-old man was allegedly hijacked at a garage in Humewood, two suspects were arrested and the hijacked vehicle recovered on Sunday evening, 29 August 2021 at about 23:00.
Kwazakele Vispol Task Team members reacted immediately and a chase ensued. Shots were fired at the hijacked vehicle’s tyres causing it to burst. The vehicle was eventually pulled over in Khuzwayo Street in Kwazakele a
One suspect sustained two gunshot wounds in his right leg while the second suspect was arrested near the vehicle. The third suspect managed to escape.
Both suspects are detained on a charge of vehicle hijacking and are expected to appear in court soon. Police remain to search for the third suspect.