The police officers, who were instrumental in the arrest and recovery.
The men in blue of Verulam SAPS are once again receiving high praise from station management- this time for arresting a suspected hijacker and seizing a stolen vehicle.
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On the day, the Crime Prevention Unit was patrolling when they noticed a gold VW Golf that was being driven suspiciously.
When they stopped the vehicle and checked for ownership, they discovered the vehicle was hijacked in the Durban Central area.
The driver was searched and found to be in possession of a toy firearm, that was used to commit the hijacking.
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Communications officer of Verulam SAPS, Cpt Henry Kisten said, “He was arrested, charged and will appear in court soon. Brig Victor Dludla thanked the team for being observant.”
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