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South African mother's horror: Hijackers steal car, drag son away
South African mother's horror: Hijackers steal car, drag son away

South African playwright Athol Fugard wrote a stark novel about a car hijacker who steals a car that has a baby in the back seat and has to face the problem of taking care of the child. Fugard’s fiction became horrifying reality this past weekend. Chantel Morris was preparing to take her two children to a McDonald's on Saturday night when two armed hijackers confronted them outside her grandmother's house as she was buckling 4-year-old Taegrin into the back seat of her white VW Citi Golf. As her 8-year-old daughter, Erin, managed to clamber out of the car, Morris tried to bargain with the hijackers. "I said to them: 'Take everything but just let me take my...

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