This suspected hijacker was arrested on Wednesday Photo / Supplied

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Johannesburg hijacker arrested, car recovered

JOHANNESBURG, July 19 – A suspected hijacker has been arrested in Johannesburg, police said in a statement on Wednesday.

The Golf 5 recovered by police Photo / Supplied

Johannesburg Central Cluster Detectives arrested the 30-year old suspect in Lenasia on Tuesday at midday.

Police spokesperson Captain Xoli Mbele said they recovered a blue Golf 5 hijacked in Sophiatown earlier this month.

“Two of his accomplices are still at large with a firearm used in the commission of the crime”.

The suspect is expected to appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court later this week.


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