Dramatic stolen truck chase ends in arrest

Dramatic stolen truck chase ends in arrest

A scene that looked as if it was straight out of a movie unfolded in Porterville in the Western Cape. 

Truck chase in Porteville WC
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A man stole a truck and desperately wanted to get away. 

The incident was captured on CCTV footage. 

According to police spokesperson Captain FC van Wyk, the 27-year-old alleged truck-jacker stole the 29-ton Scania truck in front of a bank in Porterville.  

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The police managed to bring the truck to a halt and arrested the suspect.

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Image Credit: Twitter @Bosbeer2006

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