South Africa: Three Suspects Arrested for Truck Jacking in Goodwood

On 2016-12-09 at about 14:00 members of Goodwood Crime Prevention Unit arrested three suspects for truck jacking. The suspicious vehicle was spotted in Alice Street and pulled over.

After the police stopped the truck the one suspect alleged that he was busy delivering liquor and was on his way to Langa. The victim in turned informed the police officer that the suspect had hijacked the truck and instructed him to drive to Langa.

Three suspects age 37, 27 and 26 respectively were arrested. They are from Khayelitsha, Nyanga and Philippi.

The truck was transporting liquor to the value of R700 000.

No firearms were found on the suspects.

No firearm was recovered and no injuries were reported.

Source: South African Police Service.