May 24, 2019Uitenhage – Police in Uitenhage are investigating a case of hijacking after a furniture delivery truck was allegedly robbed by four armed men in KwaNobuhle on Thursday.”On Thursday, at around 06:15pm, a 59-year-old driver of furniture delivery truck alleged that four armed men, two of which had firearms accosted and threatened him outside a house of a customer in Kula Street, KwaNobuhle, where he was delivering furniture,” described police spokesperson, Sergeant Majola Nkohli.”The driver alleged that the two suspects with firearms held him at gunpoint and forced him out of the driver’s seat and tied up while the suspects drove off.”It is said that the other two jumped on the back of the truck. It is further said that the victim (driver) was later dropped off on the Rocklands Road near Uitenhage, where he managed to free himself and hitchhiked to Uitenhage Police Station, where he reported the incident.”Truck hijacked in KwaNobuhle found torchd and abandonedSgt Nkohli said that on Thursday, at around 8pm, police recovered the stolen truck torched and abandoned in an open space near Zolile Nogcazi Road, KwaNobuhle.”Police are urging anyone with information that could lead to the arrest of the suspect to contact the nearest police station or Crime Stop at 08600 10111. Callers may remain anonymous and all information will be treated strictly confidential.”Follow more RNEWS articles, subscribe to our YouTube channel and for breaking news LIKE us on Facebook. For news on the Western Cape click here.For great savings on life’s little pleasures visit Bargain Buys! Know somebody who is getting married, Wedding and Function can assist. Have kids, then you need to visit Kids Connection. Enjoy food and travel, then visit Home Food and Travel. Need assistance with an online presence, visit Agency One.