Taxi driver, passengers hijacked in Ennerdale

A taxi driver was hijacked in Ennerdale, on Sunday, July 30.

“He had been transporting passengers when one of them, a man, pulled a gun and held it to his head. A few of his accomplices also produced firearms and ordered the other passengers to lower their heads,” said Captain Mokoena of the Ennerdale SAPS

Mokoena said the men then took over the vehicle and drove to Chiawelo in Soweto where they dropped off the taxi driver and passengers.

“The stolen taxi is a Toyota Siyaya with registration 202 ELM GP. No one was injured in the incident,” added Captain Mokoena.
Police urge anyone with information to contact the Ennerdale SAPS on 011-855-1055.

Police urge the public to assist them with information that could assist in arresting the suspect by contacting their nearest police station or by calling Crime Stop on 08600 10 111or by sending an anonymous tip off to Crime Line on 32211.

Have a story? contact a reporter on 073 018-3507 or call into the Rising Sun offices on 011-852-0842.

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Neo Sekati

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