Mokopane Police are investigating a truck-hijacking case that occurred along the N1 Mokopane to Pretoria highway on Saturday, 30 September 2023 at 12:00.

Reportedly, the victim was with his co-driver; driving a company truck, a Shacman H3000, trailer loaded with copper on N1 Mokopane to Pretoria Highway when he was stopped by an unknown person wearing uniform resembling a traffic officer, and hijacked at gunpoint. The duo were forced into a white sedan and were robbed of their cellphones, passports, an undisclosed amount of cash and later dropped off in Gauteng.

The value of the truck, trailer, and copper amounts to R5 000 000.

The suspects are still at large.

Anyone with information that can assist in tracing the suspects can contact Lieutenant Colonel Smith Noleen at 082 451 7213 or Crime Stop at 08600 10111 alternatively report to the nearest police station, or share it on MySAPS App.