Manhunt launched after kidnapping of businessman, Parow

South African Police Service

Manhunt launched after kidnapping of businessman, Parow
Manhunt launched after kidnapping of businessman, Parow

Western Cape provincial organised crime detectives are probing the circumstances surrounding a kidnapping case that was opened on Wednesday morning in Parow.

Reports at the disposal of police indicate that a 69-year-old businessman was kidnapped in front of his business in Joubert Street in Parow at about 11:00 by two unknown armed suspects.

The reports further indicate the victim was alighting his vehicle when the suspects armed with rifles exited a charcoal Audi Q7 vehicle and kidnapped him.

The vehicle fled the scene in the direction of De La Rey Road in Parow.

Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact the police using the Crime Stop number 08600 10111.

All information will be handled in strict confidence.

SAPS Newsroom

SOURCESouth African Police Service