Komani police hunt four dangerous escapees
The police are on the hunt for four dangerous suspects who escaped from lawful custody on Wednesday morning, March 11 2020, at Whittlesea near Komani. The four suspects were to be transported to the court when they seized firearms and a police vehicle before escaping. No one was injured.
The police vehicle was later found abandoned in the vicinity of Dongwe. However, the two firearms could not be found at the time.
“The four awaiting trial prisoners, Mbeko Stuurman (33), Lundi Mzimkhulu (31), Mzuvukile Mzimkhulu (31) and Odwa Siqanqalala were originally arrested for cash in transit armed robbery and rape cases in the Komani area,” said Brigadier Tembinkosi Kinana.
Members of the community are warned not to attempt to apprehend these criminals as they are believed to be very dangerous and armed. Cases of escaping from lawful custody, robbery and theft of motor vehicle have been registered in Whittlesea for investigation.
Anyone with information relating to the whereabouts of the wanted suspects must please contact the nearest police station or call the Crime Stop number 08600 10111.