Tag: hijacking

Are your valuable customer orders and stock insured while on the move?

Are your valuable customer orders and stock insured while on the move?

Whether you’re a tradesman or contractor transporting expensive tools and materials from workshop to client site, or a renewable energy specialist installing PV systems at homes or businesses, the protection of your valuable stock and customer orders while in transit against damage or loss due to an accident, theft or […]

Manhunt for those who hijacked a truck transporting copper

Manhunt for those who hijacked a truck transporting copper

Police in Musina have launched a manhunt for three unknown men who on Friday night, 13 December, hijacked a truck that was transporting copper. The truck was travelling from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to Durban. Police Spokesperson, Brig Motlafela Mojapelo says the truck was hijacked next to a […]

Liquor truck hijacker nabbed

Liquor truck hijacker nabbed

DURBAN – Swift reaction by police officers led to the arrest of a suspect for hijacking a liquor truck. The arrested suspect is expected to appear in the Umlazi Magistrate’s Court on Monday. Yesterday at 12:45, the driver of a truck and his crew were delivering liquor at a tavern […]

Truck driver killed during a hijacking near Coega, Nelson Mandela Bay

Truck driver killed during a hijacking near Coega, Nelson Mandela Bay

EASTERN CAPE – A 53-year-old Absalom Mnisi was shot and killed last night when a group of about seven (7) suspects hijacked a truck he was driving near Coega, Nelson Mandela Bay. It is believed that he was flagged down by the suspects wearing reflective jackets and using a white […]

Swift police response nets 10 suspects for BAT hijacking and robbery

Swift police response nets 10 suspects for BAT hijacking and robbery

A multi-disciplinary approach by various police units and stations around Umzinyathi and Amajuba Cluster led to the arrest of 10 suspects for hijacking a British American Tobacco vehicle. The suspects were arrested few hours after they held up a vehicle transporting tobacco near Dundee. The arrested suspects aged between 25 […]

Hijacked truck and cargo retrieved

Hijacked truck and cargo retrieved

An interlinked truck transporting liquor was hijacked at Grasmere Toll Plaza last night, 19 July 2017. The vehicle was recovered at the R28/N12 intersection in Westonaria. The driver was found in the vehicle, hands still tied. Investigation then revealed that the cargo might be in the Randfontein area. The recovered […]