STATEMENT BY ET RAPID RESPONSE:
Early on Wednesday morning, our Tactical Response Team were informed by Matrix (SS Tracking) to be on the lookout for a navy Toyota RunX taken in a house robbery in the Mtwalume area, which was still mobile.
At approximately 07:30am, the wanted vehicle was tracked to Marie Elizabeth road, Bonela, by a member of SS Tracking who then came under fire by suspects and retaliated, promptly backed up by our TRT and SAPS.
One suspect had sustained gunshot wounds, and was arrested, whilst other fled on foot.
Vehicle and exhibits taken in the house robbery was also recovered. The scene and exhibits were also processed by crime scene experts.