Durban - Police are probing whether a syndicate could be targetting Mercedes Benz motor vehicles in Durban.
Three of them were stolen in the past 24 hours.
Two of them were taken during the course of house robberies while a third was hijacked.
In an incident at 5am on Friday, Colonel Thembeka Mbele, a KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson said the complainant was asleep at their home in Redberry Park in Phoenix when he heard a noise and went to investigate.
"Upon investigation he was confronted by two armed men who robbed them of cash, jewellery, cellphones and fled with the complainant's vehicle," Mbele said.