A man in his forties was robbed of his white Mercedes-Benz C-Class after he picked up two women who pretended to be stranded.
The robbers abandoned their stolen getaway vehicle and hijacked a police vehicle.
“They demanded to know where the safe with guns was.”
Police and a forensic team were called to scene on the corner of Adam and Shilling streets.
One user said the taxi driver was probably fleeing from an accident scene.
Police visibility have been upped after a house was burned down due to alleged criminal activity.
The two jumped over the wall in the bid to escape.
“One of the suspects took out a gun and started shooting at police and our officers.”
January crimes in five minutes.
“Unconfirmed reports is that 18 people were shot of which six were killed.” LISTEN to the Zello-sound clip.
“We are still awaiting a forensic report to indicate how the man died as the victim had wounds in the upper body.”