Farmers rescues nine-year-old boy after hijacking

1
Farmers rescues nine-year-old boy after hijacking - Image - Boere Krisis Aksie (B.K.A.)

On December 14, farmers in the Harrismith area rescued a nine-year-old boy out of the hands of armed hijackers.

Two men armed with a gun and a knife hijacked a family traveling from Champagne Castle Road to Harrismith. When the hijackers stopped the vehicle at a Midlands service station, the father, mother, and one of the children in the car managed to escape. The nine-year-old boy was not able to getaway.

With the assistance of the police, farmers in that area launched a manhunt for the hijackers and managed to rescue the child.

According to Mark Pitout of Secure SA Security Company, the boy is safe and the hijackers have been arrested.

South Africa Today – South Africa News

Related Post

Tender fraud: R7 Billion project on hold at Durban... A large part of the Durban Harbor's upgrading project has been terminated due to alleged tender fraud. In addition, there is apparently also collusion...
Man killed by alleged illegal electricity connecti... An unidentified male was killed after he was electrocuted by an illegal electricity connection at an informal settlement in Canelands, Verulam on Satu...
Strikers barricade mortuary Striking workers barricaded the gates of the Fort Napier Medico Legal Mortuary in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday. The striking forensic staff were joine...
People robbed of ARVs because of whoonga myth Rose* says she has been held up at knifepoint three times since August and each time robbed of her antiretroviral (ARV) medication. Rose, who lives...
Disclaimer: The views of authors published on South Africa Today are their own and do not necessarily represent the views of South Africa Today. By viewing, visiting, using, or interacting with SouthAfricaToday.net, you are agreeing to all the provisions of the Terms of Use Policy and the Privacy Policy.