Two suspects arrested for vehicle theft in Rosebank
This afternoon, a Toyota Tazz was stolen in Sturdee Avenue, Rosebank. The stolen vehicle was tracked by the tracking company to Atholl Oaklands Road corner Corlett Drive. CAP was provided the details of the stolen vehicles location and immediately dispatched resources to scene to intercept it.
Upon arrival, the stolen car, with one suspect inside was spotted, as well as an additional suspect vehicle, a silver Kia with two suspects inside. A shootout ensued between CAP Tactical Officers and the three suspects.
One suspect was apprehended by CAP Tactical Officers on scene, while the two remaining suspects fled the scene in the silver Kia. The Kia was found abandoned by CAP Tactical Officers a few blocks away from where the shooting took place.
One suspect, who was injured in the shootout was seen trespassing at a nearby shopping centre by centre security and was subsequently apprehended.
Both suspects were handed over to SAPS and arrested.
The stolen vehicle, a Toyota Tazz, was recovered.
Well done to all involved!