WATCH: SUSPECTED CAR-THIEF JUMPS FROM MOVING VEHICLE DURING CHASE

While fleeing the suspect jumped out of the moving vehicle and fled into a nearby township, leaving it to crash into a wall of a store.

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Image: Hazy View Herald

In a separate incident, a suspected car thief has been arrested on a flight to Zimbabwe at the OR Tambo International Airport.

Police together with aviation safety staff prevented the flight from taking off on Wednesday.

The man was sought after since 2014.

It’s understood he rented a car and failed to return it.

The police’s Vishnu Naidoo said: “The plane had to be brought back into the parking bay and the suspect was arrested. He will appear in court next week.”

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