Two men allegedly made away with the family’s grey Isuzu vehicle and two cell phones.
“He will be released into the custody of his parents pending a court appearance later this week.”
The hijacked vehicle was found abandoned only a few blocks from the original crime.
Police minister Bheki Cele said police have ‘drop the ball’ when it comes to murder in the country.
The 56-year-old man killed in an apparent botched hi-jacking in Erasmia will be laid to rest on Tuesday.
The man fled with an unknown amount of cash.
The three men were arrested in the area within a period of less than eight hours.
One of the burglars was shot and wounded during the chase.
One burglar was wounded and arrested after he fled from Monitor Net and police.
The family described Van Wyk as someone who was always willing to do right by his fellow man, “sometimes even at his own expense”.
“He kept asking me what I had with me and I kept telling him I don’t have anything because I am walking.”