On Wednesday 4 October 2023 at 12h15, the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Police Department (EMPD) Community Liaison Unit (CLU) Officers and 2x Specialized Task Team Members, recovered an empty white ISUZU refrigerated truck, reported robbed in Tshwane/Pretoria from the driver, abandoned on Great North Rand Road, in Boksburg area.
With the assistance of a good Samaritan, who witnessed the truck being robbed in The City of Tshwane, heading towards the City of Ekurhuleni (CoE), EMPD Officers were alerted and as they took Great North Rand Road, they drove into the sought F-series truck, parked on the roadway, with all the doors opened.
The South African Police Service (SAPS) including fingerprints section, were summoned to the crime scene. The recovered ISUZU F-series is impounded at the Aeroton police yard, for safekeeping. Investigations are continuing.