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Joburg’s ‘most wanted property hijacker’ nabbed

JOHANNESBURG – Johannesburg’s “most wanted property hijacker” and his two alleged accomplices, implicated in eight cases of property hijacking in the city, have been arrested, City of Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba said on Saturday.

The three would appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court on 4 January, he said.

“It is alleged that this kingpin approached unsuspecting tenants residing in properties around Joburg and introduced himself as an investigator. He would then state that the true owners of the properties were hijackers and that the tenants should not co-operate with them. Further, he would instruct the tenants not to pay any rent to the owners but to him instead.”

READ: More than 100 people arrested in raids on Joburg hijacked buildings

The same modus operandi was used earlier this year when the alleged kingpin and his co-accused attempted to hijack a building in Jeppestown. The owners of the property informed the city’s

Read More at: https://www.enca.com/south-africa/joburgs-most-wanted-property-hijacker-nabbed

Documentary tells story of hijacker still on FBI’s most-wanted list after 33 years

The Skyjacker's Tale tells the story of convicted mass murderer Ishmael Muslim Ali, who has been living as a fugitive in Cuba after hijacking a plane to Havana in 1984 (photo courtesy of Cave 7 Productions)
The Skyjacker’s Tale tells the story of convicted mass murderer Ishmael Muslim Ali, who has been living as a fugitive in Cuba after hijacking a plane to Havana in 1984 (photo courtesy of Cave 7 Productions)

A71 Entertainment presents
The Skyjacker’s Tale

When: Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Market Hall Performing Arts Centre (140 Charlotte St., Peterborough)
How much: $10 general admission

Featuring a QA with filmmaker Jamie Kastner. Tickets

Read More at: http://kawarthanow.com/2017/02/12/the-skyjackers-tale/