Cops arrest man, 25, for Eikendal hijacking

A 25-year-old man was arrested for a hijacking in Skakel Street, Eikendal, last Wednesday, May 29.

Kraaifontein police spokesman Captain Hein Hendricks said the suspect approached a woman pulling into her driveway in Fourth Avenue. He said the man sped off in the 2006 Silver Toyota Yaris but crashed into another vehicle in Skakel Street.

“Residents caught the suspect and handed him over to the police,” he said.