Vehicle pursued after failing to pay for petrol

One of the suspects is apprehended by SRT Security. Image supplied

One of the suspects is apprehended by SRT Security. Image supplied

Two males and a female were arrested.

Three suspects have been apprehended by a local security company yesterday, 14 February, after allegedly failing to pay for their fuel at a local service station, Roodepoort Northsider reports.

According to SRT Security, who cornered the suspects while fleeing the service station, said they received a panic activation from BP garage on Fredenharry Road in Strubens Valley, Johannesburg regarding vehicle occupants that had failed to pay for their fuel and sped off.

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Photo submitted

Photo submitted

Three SRT vehicles pursued the wanted black Ford ST and they managed to block it off on Rainbow Crescent and subsequently arrested the occupants, two males and a woman.

Inside the car, a number plate believed to be fake and a toy gun were discovered.

Police were called to the scene.

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