Kidnapped Moti brothers reunited with family

Kidnapped Moti brothers reunited with family

The four Polokwane brothers who were kidnapped three weeks ago were reunited with their family last night.

Moti Family Update Photo

This was confirmed by the police's Vishnu Naidoo on Thursday morning.


Zidan, Zayyad, Alaan, and Zia Moti, all aged between six and 15, were on their way to school on the 20th of October when they were taken at gunpoint by their abductors.


A group of men with rifles and handguns cornered their vehicle and forcefully removed them.

 READ: Police denies reported arrests in kidnapping of Moti brothers

Naidoo says last night police in Vuwani received a call from a local saying that the children were at their home saying they dropped of on a nearby road.


"Police arranged a doctor who  confirmed that the children are in good health before they were handed over to their parents." 

He says the children also appeared to be in high spirits during the reunion with their parents.


"The children have not yet been interviewed but today investigators will arrange for the SAPS psychologists to assist with that.


“The investigation into the case of  kidnapping is still continuing and we are appealing to anyone who can assist with information that will help bring the kidnappers to book are asked to please contact the police.”

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