Tag: truck hijacking

Six nabbed within an hour of a truck hijacking and two firearms recovered

Six nabbed within an hour of a truck hijacking and two firearms recovered

PARKTOWN- Police on Wednesday afternoon, 20 November 2019, arrested six suspects near Carnival City Casino in Brakpan, and recovered two illegal firearms and a jamming device, hardly two hours after a logistics truck was hijacked in Kempton Park. The suspects will face charges of attempted murder, possession of unlicensed firearm […]

Hawks secure twelve years imprisonment for truck hijacker

Hawks secure twelve years imprisonment for truck hijacker

NORTHWEST – The Christiana Regional Court has sentenced a 33-year-old convicted hijacker, Neo Kaweng to twelve years imprisonment on Wednesday, 06 November 2019 following comprehensive investigations by the Serious Organised Crime Unit of the Hawks. The judgement emanates from a truck hijacking incident that took place in Christiana in 2010, […]

Two arrested after truck hijacking in Kempton Park

Two arrested after truck hijacking in Kempton Park

Today, 06 June 2019 at about 11:00 a driver and his crew were hijacked at Electron Road, Spartan, Kempton Park. It is alleged that the driver and his crew were driving along Electron Road in Spartan when a Toyota Fortuner and a silver grey Audi intercepted the truck. The complainant […]

Four truck hijackers arrested in Silversands

Four truck hijackers arrested in Silversands

Western Cape: Determined to bring offenders to book, members of the Provincial Hijacking Team pursued every avenue, after a truck transporting tobacco products was hijacked in Mitchells Plain on Thursday 2018-01-18. The eight suspects, who posed as police officers, used blue lights and a siren fitted on a white Ford […]

Suspects arrested shortly after truck hijacking and shootout

Suspects arrested shortly after truck hijacking and shootout

Gauteng: Two suspects, aged 35 and 42, were arrested in Malboro minutes after a truck was hijacked and Metro Police Officer shot and wounded. It is alleged that on Thursday, 23 February 2017, at about 11:00, a truck loaded with cellular phones was travelling on the N3/N1 free way next […]