The 30-three hundred and sixty five days-used male who used to be taken in for questioning by police on Saturday afternoon has been linked to the crime and charged for the kidnapping of East London businessman Schalk van der Merwe.
Police stated that the man will seem within the Butterworth Justice of the Peace’s court docket on Monday.
Van der Merwe, 32, used to be kidnapped from his workshop in Msobomvu township, Butterworth, on Thursday afternoon.
Eastern Cape police spokesperson Colonel Sibongile Soci the day before this day informed DispatchLIVE that Van der Merwe had been found walking by myself within the streets of Mtebele Advise, Ngqamakhwe, start air Butterworth, by police on Saturday afternoon at about 4pm.
His abandoned automotive had found within the jam the day before.
Van der Merwe, who owns Kei Truck and Tractor, used to be allegedly forced into the wait on of his white Audi A3 by a community of armed men in beefy detect of his workers on Thursday afternoon.
No additional arrests had been made as yet and the police investigation continues.