BuyaMthetho Intensified Shooting incident: 2019/06/07 at about 22h10 Sheffield street, Nancefield,...
#BuyaMthetho Intensified - Shooting incident: 2019/06/07 at about 22h10 Sheffield street, Nancefield, JHB.
Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) K9 unit officers were busy with an informant who was giving information of wanted suspect responsible for multiple murders in the Eldorado Park
As they were talking, a Silver Toyota Run-X drove past the officers and informant. The informant told the officer that "the vehicle was the one the suspects were driving."
Officers pursued the suspected vehicle. The suspects began to shoot at the officers from inside the vehicle.
Officers returned fire and a high speed pursuit ensured.
Unfortunately the suspects managed to get away. Moments late, officers spotted a Red VW Golf, driving very slowly with its hazards on.
The officers saw the Golf
stop and three unknown suspects came running from the bushes and climbed into the Golf.
Officers activated the blue lights of their unmarked vehicle and a high speed Chase ensured deep into Eldorado park.
The suspects again shot at the officers and they returned fire at the vehicle.
At Joseph Hartley crescent and Albert Dieckenso Avenue the suspects abandoned the Golf and fled on foot.
Two suspects were arrested with assistance from SAPS & Tracker.
The Toyota Runx was recovered with the real number plates inside the vehicle. The vehicle was stolen in Roodepoort.
SAPS Eldorado Park were called to the scene as well as forensic services, the Toyota Run-X was booked into Lenasia SAPS vehicle storage unit.
A case of attempted murder and stolen vehicle was registered at Eldorado Park SAPS and is currently under investigation.
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