The client called and requested a recovery team to be dispatched as one of their vehicles had been hijacked.
Three armed suspects posed as police officers and pulled over the driver and hijacked him of the horse and trailer loaded with cargo, unaware that it was fitted with an Mtrack unit.
The recovery team were near the reported area and several minutes later the team reported that they recovered the horse and trailer and the cargo.
SAPS Vosloorus took over from the recovery team upon arrival.
Estimated value of the load was about R 500,000