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PE police have arrested an alleged hijacker.

PE police maintain arrested an alleged hijacker.

Port Elizabeth police maintain arrested a 27-year-ragged man after a high-creep scoot on the M4 toll road.

The particular person allegedly hijacked a automobile in Kwazakele on Saturday night, said police spokesperson Colonel Priscilla Naidu.

“It is alleged that, at about 23: 42, the complainant modified into once using his silver VW Polo in Kwazakele when he modified into once bumped from on the abet of by another automobile. When he stopped, he modified into once pulled out of the auto and his automobile taken,” said Naidu.

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The partial registration desire of the auto modified into once circulated and, rapidly after, K9 Unit members noticed the auto rushing by the streets of central Port Elizabeth.

“After backup arrived, a high-creep scoot ensued on the M4 expressway. SAPS Mount Avenue members succeeded in blockading the toll road on the corners of ragged Grahamstown and Ferguson roads. The motive force lost modify and swerved off an embankment, causing the auto to land on its roof,” said Naidu.

The motive force modified into once arrested for possession of a suspected hijacked automobile, as properly as reckless using.

“Extra prices linking him to the hijacking will be added as the investigation unfolds. He is anticipated to seem in courtroom rapidly,” said Naidu.


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