Woman’s car taken at gunpoint from carwash

A woman was threatened at gunpoint and her car taken by a robber at a carwash in Rietfontein on Saturday.


“The woman arrived in a blue Mercedes at the carwash in Sunway on the Van der Hoff road to pick up a worker. She was approached by a man who took out a firearm and threatened her, demanding her car.”

“The robber drove off in the vehicle. It was later recovered in Brits,” said Romano van der Spuy, chairman of the Hartbeespoort community policing forum, The Hartbeespoort police are investigating a carjacking case and no arrests have been made.