[VIDEO] One suspect dead in Northcliff hijacking

One suspect has been killed in a botched hijacking in Northcliff, Johannesburg.

According to Eyewitness News three men hijacked a woman while she was entering her home on Thursday afternoon, when they were intercepted by security gaurds.

A chase ensued when the criminals crashed into a tree.The deceased suspect hijacked another car to make his escape but crashed into a robot and died on the scene.

The remaining suspects fled on foot.

WARNING: The following clip contains offensive language


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