Three suspects are arrested after hijacking a couple and their three-year-old child, in Gelucksburg.
It is alleged that the armed suspects put the victims into their vehicle and drove off in a convoy. The couple managed to contact the police, they immediately dispatched to the area and a shootout ensued. One suspect was injured.
A firearm, the victim’s vehicle, the suspects’ vehicle and dagga were recovered. The suspects will appear in the Bergville Magistrates court.
The firearm will be sent for ballistic testing.