Durban - Fingers are being pointed at the notorious 'construction mafia' after a truck and a construction vehicle were set alight at a site in Manor Gardens on Monday night.
It is alleged that the security guard, guarding the site was accosted by four armed men who handcuffed him and locked him inside a store room.
Provincial police spokesperson, Colonel Thembeka Mbele, said the culprits then set alight the vehicles, including a TLB.
"The men fled the scene. Mayville SAPS is investigating a case of arson," she said.
According to Cato Manor Community Policing Forum chairperson, Janus Horn, he received a call from a patroller informing him about the fire.