BREAKING NEWS: Suspect crashes hijacked police vehicle in Florentia

Reporters are on the scene of a hijacking of a police vehicle on the corner of Jan Coetzee Street and Kritzinger Road in Florentia.

A residents’ WhatsApp group reports that a police vehicle that was hijacked has been recovered. A shoot out ensued between the suspect and the police.

The road is blocked. Please avoid the area.

Reporting from the scene: The vehicle was hijacked on the N3 where the woman driver was thrown out of the vehicle.

The suspect crashed into a wall during the high speed chase and was shot in the head, he has been transported to hospital.

An update will follow soon.


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