La Lucia woman hijacked by six armed robbers
LA LUCIA- At approximately 12:50pm a woman was hijacked whilst entering the driveway in Addison Drive, La Lucia, north of Durban.
Armed reaction officers of Marshall security were immediately dispatched and on further investigation it was ascertained that whilst the female homeowner was entering her drive way, a white vehicle entered behind her. Six men alighted from the vehicle, armed with hand guns ordering her out of her Porsche Cayenne. According to Kyle Van Reenan the men demanded the woman let them into the house, where they ransacked the premises, taking various items of jewelry a firearm as well as an undisclosed amount of cash, before taking the women’s vehicle and making off in an unknown direction.
The stolen motor vehicle, a black Porsche Cayenne, was fitted with a satellite tracking device, monitored by Tracker and the Marshall Security Special Operations Team were activated to assist.
A signal was found in the Inanda area and after a brief tracking period, the vehicle was found abandoned, still idling, on a dirt road. The suspects remain at large.
The vehicle and scene were secured and handed over to the South African Police Services for further investigation and processing.