#Farmattack – Elderly Farmer (82) And Wife Hospitalized, Windsorton

15Feb - by M Louw - 0 - In Africa Farm Attacks Genocide

Farm attack, farmer (82) and wife hospitalized, Windsorton

The SAPS Northern Cape Trio Crime Unit are investigating a farm attack that allegedly took place during the evening of Tuesday, 13 February 2018 at a farm near Windsorton.

The 82-year-old farmer and his wife were allegedly asleep when the suspects entered the house, assaulted them and tied them up.

Although information is still sketchy, it is further alleged that the suspects fled with the farmers white Mahindra bakkie, a firearm, and a television set. The Mahindra bakkie was however later recovered on the Barkly West Road not far from the farm.

The farmer and his wife are both admitted to hospital for medical treatment.

Anyone with information regarding the incident can call Detective Constable Seome Mokwena on 081 530 5333 or Crime Stop at 08600 10111. The investigation continues.

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