Family of kidnapped businessman grateful for his safe return
Cii Radio| Ayesha Ismail| 19 December 2017| 30 Rabi ul Awal 1439
Elderly Pretoria businessman Omar Carrim, who was kidnapped after leaving his business more than three months ago, has been reunited with his family.
Carrim, the owner of Home Hyper City, was kidnapped 137 days ago was released at about 10:30 pm on Monday Night.
The 76-year-old, whose family had repeatedly expressed fears that his heart may give in, has been admitted to an undisclosed hospital.
According to anti-crime activist Yusuf Abramjee, Carrim’s car was found burnt out near Erasmia on August 4.
The Carrim family has appealed for privacy but have expressed much gratitude for all the support they received from friends, relatives and the community during their trying time.
Omar Carrim and his family will not be commenting any further on this matter for now.