Anichka Penev Biography
Anichka Penev was kidnapped in a brazen manner by armed suspects driving two vehicles in broad daylight in Blackheath, Cape Town, and the entire event was caught on CCTV. Anichka Penev was taken from her home in Blackheath, Cape Town.
Anichka Penev kidnapped in Cape Town
The Ukrainian national, age 35, was taken from in front of Nioro Plastics on Thursday morning, and the police in Cape Town is in a desperate race against the clock to find him and bring him back safe.
The incident took occurred only a few minutes after 10:00 a.m., as shown by the metadata that was discovered on the surveillance tape that has since been shared on social media. Penev is seen driving a yellow Audi R8 coupe as she approaches the plastics factory that is purportedly owned by her husband, Simeon, according to Cape Town ETC. This is seen happening in the footage.
Penev turned onto Shiraz Road, completely oblivious to the trap she was heading toward. Just outside the gates to Saxenburg Park 1, which is where her husband’s factory is located, a white Toyota Avanza quickly swooped in front of her and effectively blocked her path. Penev continued down Shiraz Road, completely oblivious to the trap she was heading toward.
She was unable to put her automobile into reverse because another white car came up behind her and blocked the way.
Penev was pinned between two vehicles in a matter of seconds, and any attempt she made to flee on foot was soon thwarted by four armed men who restrained her and forced her into one of the fleeing vehicles. Penev’s ordeal was over in an instant.
The captors ditched the Audi R8 and made their getaway with the 35-year-old victim.
There were reportedly numerous gunshots fired, although Penev’s status is now unknown. According to the accounts, there were multiple gunshots fired.
It is believed that the Cape Town police have not yet developed any concrete leads in their investigation into Penev’s disappearance. It is also common knowledge that the captors may have started making ransom demands shortly after the kidnapping.
This is a narrative that is still unfolding. The audacious kidnapping of Anichka Penev can be seen in this video taken from a surveillance camera.
— Yusuf Abramjee (@Abramjee) September 29, 2022