Daily Archives: March 30, 2018

Three hijackers nabbed in Nyanga

Efforts made by police to deal with the scourge of hijackings in Nyanga resulted in the arrest of three suspects involved in hijacking cases. Two suspects were arrested on Wednesday, 27 March 2018 at about 04:55, for a hijacking that occurred in January 2018, when a family was robbed of their belongings before the suspects drove away with their Toyota Yaris.

The third suspect was also arrested on Wednesday, 27 March 2018 at about 07:30 for a hijacking which occurred earlier this month. The suspect’s accomplices were arrested and he managed to run but an on-going investigation led to his arrest.

The trio, aged 21, 33 and 41, are due to appear in the Athlone Magistrates’ Court, and they will face hijacking charges.

Source: South African Police Service

Unknown man killed in accident near Dutywa

KING WILLIAM’S TOWN: Dutywa Police are investigating a case of culpable homicide. It is alleged that a man who is believed to be 30-years-old was hit by a motor vehicle.

The accident occurred on Thursday, 29 March 2018 at about 19:45 along N2 road near Canca forest Dutywa. The deceased died at the scene.

The cause of the accident is under investigation by Dutywa Police detectives. Anyone who can identify the deceased may contact Dutywa Police on 047 489 1333.

Source: South African Police Service