Vision Tactical security guards noticed noticed suspicious activity early on Thursday morning at a site in crown mines. They immediately called for backup. As the tactical response arrived the suspects attempted to flee and fired shots in traffic.
Vision Tactical gave chase towards the small bridge heading into Ormonde. One suspect ran into the bush and was apprehended. The chase continued and the suspects pushed a response vehicle into a taxi while continuing to fire at Vision Tactical and JMPD.
The other suspect was apprehended higher up on Xavier. Firearms and the vehicle was stolen. Suspects were handed over to SAPS
VISION TACTICAL & JMPD NAIL ROBBERS AFTER HIGH SPEED CHASE : XAVIER STR. JHB. GP. STARTED IN CROWN MINES AT SMALL BRIDGE & ENDED IN ROBERTSHAM. FIRED AT VTAC & RAMMED THEIR MV. 2 ARRESTED. FIREARM SEIZED. EXCELLENT WORK @visiontactical pic.twitter.com/mEVmX2i5Ub
— REZA (@crimeairnetwork) May 24, 2018
— Yaseen Theba (@yaseentheba) May 24, 2018
#BuyaMthetho 👮♂️Great work⭐🌟
Two suspects arrested at Ormonde for Vehicle hijacking and Robbery by our @JMPDSafety Operations Unit &Security officers.They recovered the stolen vehicle, illegal firearm and a wallet with money belonging to the victim #Teamwork#Wedeliver pic.twitter.com/0chgckvPe4
— AsktheChiefJMPD (@AsktheChiefJMPD) May 24, 2018