Swartkops police searching for hijacked victim

GQEBERHA - SAPS Swartkops detectives are appealing to the community for their assistance in tracing the driver of a white Iveco truck with registration number CLY82592, suspected to be kidnapped early on Friday, 22 April 2022. According to police information, the driver of the truck was approached by two armed men at about 09:10 at Truckers Inn, Addo Road, Markman. He was allegedly forced back into the truck and the truck drove off in the direction of Motherwell.

The driver and truck are still missing and police are urgently appealing to anyone who might be able to assist with information about the victim or the whereabouts of the truck, to urgently contact the investigating officer Detective Sergeant Martin Assia on 082 442 1099 or the nearest police station.

Swartkops SAPS are investigating a case of hijacking and kidnapping.

Source: South African Police Service