A seven-month-old baby boy was found in Maitland in Cape Town after he was hijacked along with his mother’s vehicle on Monday, September 13.
According to several reports on social media, the boy’s mother’s vehicle was hijacked in Observatory but was later discovered under the M5 bridge without her son. In a video shared on Facebook, the distressed mother urged people to be on the lookout.
However, the boy was reunited with his family after he was reportedly found unharmed by the SAPS in front of Delville Square in Maitland. Police spokesperson Andrè Traut indicated that the swift response by the members attached to the Flying Squad Unit and the K9 Unit resulted in the vehicle being recovered in Voortrekker Road, Maitland, IOL reported.
Traut further said that a possible suspect has been identified but no arrest has been made yet.