Anti-gang unit recovers stolen vehicle


An Anti-gang unit (AGU) in Welkom recovered a stolen vehicle after a white Ford Tracer was reported stolen in Allanridge on Friday 28 February 2020.

The AGU located the suspected stolen vehicle at around 06:30 on the R30 road where a chase ensued.

When they reached Stilfontein (Khuma), the suspects stopped the vehicle and escaped on foot. According to a statement by the office of the Provincial Commissioner of the Free State the AGU was able to recover the vehicle through the assistance of a vehicle tracking company. No arrests has been made so far.

The Allanridge police are investigating a case of theft of motor vehicle. Anyone with information on the theft can contact the Allanridge Police on 057-452-3800 or 08600 10111 or go to the MySaps app.

Pierce van Heerden