Police arrested 2 suspects after a Truck hijacking in Meyerton yesterday afternoon.
The driver of a Hino truck was hijacked yesterday, 21 May 2014 at 14:00 in Meyerton after he was forced off the road by two suspects travelling in two white Golf motor vehicles. The driver of the truck was forced in the boot of one of the vehicles and the suspects sped off with the truck. Police officers on patrol spotted a suspicious vehicle in Sebokeng and a chase ensued.
The vehicle sped off with police in pursuit after which the vehicle came to a standstill against a tree and the driver was subsequently arrested. The driver of the hijacked truck was discovered in the boot of the Golf motor vehicle. The victim was able to provide the Police with a full statement about the incident.
Police members on patrol in Finetown, Annerdale spotted the hijacked truck and arrested the suspect.
Both suspects will appear in the Vereeniging Magistrates’ Court soon.