South African police are warning motorists to avoid stopping if they see any dead people on the road.
The warning, issued Tuesday by the Cape Town police, comes after a driver happened upon what he thought was a dead woman in the road, officials say. When he left his vehicle to investigate, an armed man appeared and held a gun to his head, according to police. The "woman" on the road, who turned out to be a man, then got up and the duo forced the motorist to drive them to nearby Steenberg. They then robbed him and left, police say.
The suspects remain at large, investigators say.
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