What is this world coming to? We recently posted a video of a smash and grab robbery in Johannesburg and now another video had emerged of a Pretoria hijacking.
According to eyewitnesses it is reported that five men posing as police officers tried to hijack a Chinese couple driving a black BMW X5. The hijackers were dressed in police uniforms and drove a white BMW X1 with a blue light. The incident happened on Thursday morning at the corner of Rubenstein and Helois roads in Moreleta Park outside a nursery schools.
The footage was taken using a cell phone by a parent at the nursery school and loaded onto YouTube.
According to a statements released by SAPS on Tweeter, the hijackers fled the scene in their car which has fake number plates. The suspects abandoned their vehicle and police regalia in Olifantsfontein, close to Midrand.
— SA Police Service (@SAPoliceService) January 22, 2015