Tag: hijacking

Bread Delivery Truck Hijacked & Robbed in Tongaat

Bread Delivery Truck Hijacked & Robbed in Tongaat

A truck delivering bread was hijacked and robbed by armed suspects in Frazers, Tongaat on Tuesday. Members of Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) responded to the area at approximately 13:42 after receiving a call from Tracker confirming the hijacking. Reaction Officers arrived at the location and found that the owner […]

Four suspects arrested with hijacked truck and stolen goods

Four suspects arrested with hijacked truck and stolen goods

CAPE TOWN – On Thursday, 29 October 2020 at about 06:30, members attached to Mitchells Plain SAPS were busy with crime prevention duties in Mitchells Plain when they received information about a truck that was hijacked in Mfuleni. The members operationalised information that led them to a house in Celery […]

Suspect arrested in Khayelitsha with hijacked truck and loot

Suspect arrested in Khayelitsha with hijacked truck and loot

WESTERN CAPE – The swift reaction of the Western Cape Flying Squad, after a truck with cargo was hijacked at N1 City in Goodwood, resulted in the arrest of a suspect yesterday. The members were alerted that a truck with household appliances was hijacked and they immediately started with an […]

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 […]