Dramatic heist caught on camera

Video footage shows South African security guards evade gunmen in attempted hijack of armored vehicle.
1:15 | 05/05/21

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Thank you. That high speed heist caught on camera. Guards carrying high value cargo attacked by would-be robbers with ak-47s who tried to hijack that vehicle in South Africa. Share those details. I don't want you to look but listen as it rolls. Roll it for me. Everybody listen. You are -- yes, you are seeing but hearing them being shot at in South Africa. A driver and his partner in this armored vehicle. This goes on for several minutes. The rifle comes out eventually and the driver actually gets ahead of the robbers, stops, gets out with the rifle and waits on them. Now, the would-be robbers did not show up. They took off. They were not caught but, George, I heard you mention. The damage to the truck. You mentioned how cool that driver is. A former member of a special task force that deals with counterterrorism. He is trained in this. His partner, only his fourth day on the job. We don't know if he showed up for his fifth day but that was his deal but they rehearsed. He didn't know he was riding with Liam Neeson either. His partner was ready. We have a lot more coming up including the legal team for Derek chauvin hanging for a new

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