“We believe the man might be linked to smash and grabs and other minor crimes in the area.”
The victim was taken to the Kalafong hospital where he is currently recovering from his injury.
“It is apparent that secondly, in the case of bank branches, ‘spotters’ still operate and communicate the victims’ descriptions to accomplices, who wait outside the bank.”
The victim found the suspects stealing her parents’ jewellery.
A woman and a child were robbed by heavily armed men before a good Samaritan fired shots at the robbers.
Shots were fired at the hijackers, but they managed to flee the scene with stolen items.
The principal had earlier said complaints against the school were never properly investigated.
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.