11 February 2019
Two male suspects were arrested by JMPD Reaction Unit yesterday for hijacking a white A5 convertible Audi in Houghton Estate .
The officers received a tipoff at approximately 6pm from the owner that he was hijacked
at gunpoint by two male suspects and that he received information that his car was in the Braamfontein Area. The officers spotted the hijacked vehicle in Owl Street Aucklandpark and shot the one suspect in the left leg when he pointed the officers with a firearm . The injured suspect is currently under police guard in Charlotte Maxeke Hospital and the second suspect was detained at Brixton Police Station for armed hijacking .
Wayne Minnaar, Spokesperson for Johannesburg Metropolitan