Police are searching for this man in connection with an attempted kidnapping in Mitchells Plain. According to Police spokesperson, FC van Wyk, the Mitchells Plain Family Violence Child Protection Sexual Offences unit (FCS) are asking for public’s assistance to identify the man in the picture.
In a statement, van Wyk said, “On Wednesday 2018-09-05 at about 14:30 the complainant, a 10-year-old boy reported that the school was out and he was coming out past the school gate when he a saw a white motor vehicle standing in front of the school. An unknown male called him saying ‘get into the car now’.
“The boy became afraid and ran back into the school premises. The registration of the vehicle was false. Police are investigating a case of attempted kidnapping. The suspect, who is unknown, is described as being a black male with a dark complexion. He has a scar on his right check. The suspect is of slender build. He is estimated to be about 30 years old.”
Anyone with information is requested to contact the investigating officer Detective Warrant Ofiicer Paul Wolmarans at 081 283 0007.