Sowetan Sports Editor hijacked at his home
SOWETAN sports editor Sello Rabothata is recovering from the shock of a hijacking that took place inside the garage of his home at Dalpark Extension in Brakpan, Ekurhuleni, at the weekend.
Two male assailants, one of whom was armed with a firearm, had waylaid him.
Rabothata said he was returning from a meeting on Saturday at about 10pm when the incident happened.
"I had just parked my car in the garage when suddenly two men emerged and one of them pointed a firearm at me.
"They ordered me to lie down, took my wedding ring and wallet before speeding off in my vehicle (a grey BMW X5, registration number BG 87 LY GP)."
Police are urging anyone with information to call 082-404-0300 or 076-414- 4155.