SMUGGLING OF FOUR STOLEN CARS FOILED | Four vehicles which were on the verge of being smuggled into Zimbabwe from South Africa have been seized.
South African police said the cars were spotted at different points of the borderline. All four vehicles were recovered from last night until the early hours of the morning. The suspects managed to evade arrest by jumping off when the police pounced on them.
The following vehicles were recovered:
• MEC Benz C220, valued at R400 000-00, robbed from the owner in Mabopane this month
• Toyota Hilux Legend 45, valued at R268 000-00, robbed from the owner at Kwaggafontein, also this month.
• ISUZU KB300, valued at R250 000-00, robbed from owner at Sebenza
• FORD Ranger 2.5, D/Cab, valued at R 300 000-00; Belonging to a rental company
The Provincial Commissioner of the South African Police Service in Limpopo Lieutenant General Nneke Ledwaba commended all operatives involved for their relentless determination to stamp out incidents of smuggling at our border line.