The homejacking happened in the lyric by Jan De Wilde celebrated in Aaigem, municipality of Erpe-Mere. Four criminals called a little after 7 o'clock and stormed after the 90-year-old resident opened the door. Her two sons were, after a brief struggle and under the threat together with the older woman gagged. Afterwards, searched through the perpetrators the house thoroughly. An hour later the criminals there with their own car and twelve-year-old car of the residents. Pretty soon they were noticed by the police and a wild chase began.
ending partly around 8.20 pm on the E40 in Aalst with an accident. Two of the offenders put it out there on a walk and then a manhunt followed in the from aalst district of Nieuwerkerken. Two other offenders left further down the highway. Their car was later found in Affligem. There it was - on the domain where the vtm-series Amigo's about inmates that a restaurant start, was recorded - a third offender is caught. Currently, it is still a manhunt looking for the fourth offender.
A police patrol from Zottegem who was on his way to offer assistance after the robbery, became involved in a serious road accident on the Europaweg in Zottegem. A truck driver noticed the police car too late and could be a collision, not avoid it. “I saw the combi at the time. At the time that I the sirens heard, it was too late to swerve,” said the driver of the small truck. Fortunately there were here no one injured.