Search For Ambushed Businessman: Kranskop - KZN The family of a 62 year old businessman contacted Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) this morning (Wednesday) requesting assistance to locate their relative after he was ambushed by a group of men in Kranskop, north of Durban last night.
The victim called
his sister in law and informed her that he was being pursued by a group of men on an unpaved road.
During their conversation he informed her that rocks were placed on the road which made him divert off his normal route.
He then drove to a school for assistance but noticed the group of men running towards him.
The call was then terminated and attempts to contact him since have been unsuccessful.
He was driving a Mitsubishi Colt bakkie at the time.
His family could not confirm the registration of the vehicle.
The RUSA Robinson R44 helicopter was being prepped for take off to search for the missing businessman when he made contact with his family.
He claimed that he was robbed of
his cellphone and wallet by the men who were pursing him.
He confirmed that he was safe and was returning to Durban.
*Picture downloaded from the internet for illustration purposes.