On 2011-09-26 at 14:15, members from Delmas SAPS received information about a hijacked vehicle that was traveling from Ogies towards Johannesburg.
Two vehicles from Delmas SAPS responded and picked the vehicle up on the N12 freeway. A high speed chase followed and the suspects decided to take the Sundra / Holfontein off ramp. On the gravel road, the suspects lost control over the vehicle and it overturned.
The suspects jumped out of the vehicle and started to run in different directions. The police fired shots and one suspect was fatally wounded. The second suspect was apprehended.
The vehicle, a black Audi, was hijacked in Benoni as per Benoni CAS1176/09/2011.
The suspect is being detained in Delmas for Possession of Stolen Goods. The case docket will be transferred to Benoni, where it will be filed with the hijacking case docket.
Both the suspects are from Alberton.