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Suspects to appear in court in connection with hijacking taxify vehicle.

Police arrested four suspects for the possession of a hijacked taxify vehicle on the early hours of Saturday morning at Eldorado Park.


In a statement, Police spokesperson Captain Xoli Mbeli said the Victim was on his way to the garage to fill petrol when he was stopped by a male in the company of a female. They asked him to take them to Naturena but he told them that he already had another trip to take.


“It is alleged that three suspects hijacked a 28-year-old Taxify driver driving a Silver VW Polo at corner Polly and Anderson Street on the 6th of April 2019 at 3pm.,” Mbeli said.


The three suspect approached and one of them pointed the victim with a firearm while his accomplice grabbed car keys from the ignition. They instructed him to get out of the vehicle.

The suspects are expected to appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court.

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