Tag: truck hijacking

TMPD officers recovered a stolen truck in Ekangala area

TMPD officers recovered a stolen truck in Ekangala area

The officers responded to a call about a hijacked truck at around 23h00 on Tuesday night. They managed to trace the truck at the nearby bushes. Upon arrival they saw the suspects offloading mealies from the stolen truck into another truck. When the suspects realised that they were being persued […]

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 […]