The Police in Dennilton, Limpopo have launched a massive manhunt for the suspects who torched a vehicle belonging to the Chief Whip of Sekhukhune Municipality.

Police spokesperson Captain Mamphaswa Seabi said the incident happened at about 03:00 at Mpheleng Ntshwelemotse section outside Groblersdal on Monday morning.

He said it is alleged that the complainant Jan Lepota Tseke was sleeping while his vehicle was parked outside the garage when he heard his dog barking and went out to check.

He then discovered that his motor vehicle was on fire.

The Police were summoned to the scene and they reacted swiftly and the manhunt ensued.

Seabi said the motive behind this incident is not clear at this stage but further police investigations will tell .

The suspects are still unknown and there is no arrest.

Anyone with information which can assist the Police in arresting the suspects involved in this matter, may contact Lt-Col Botha at 079 524 1351 or the crime stop number 0860010111 or the crime line sms 32211 or the nearest Police Station.

Source: Dailysun