NARI Reporter

2019-02-04 08:24:52 -


SUDDEN SPIKE AS 10 FARM ATTACKS WERE REPORTED INCLUDING A FARM MURDER WITHIN 4 DAYS...

FARM MURDER - VORSTERSHOOP, NORTH WEST PROVINCE:

An Elderly female victim was shot dead. Her husband found her upon arriving home on the farm. Unknown number of Suspects fled the scene in the couple's brown FJ Cruiser with Registration number: JNS498NW. Suspects armed and dangerous.


FARM ATTACK - CULLINAN, GAUTENG PROVINCE:

3 Young male victims were attacked by three armed suspects. The Suspects demanded cash, took the victim' bakkie and loaded furniture and other valuable items onto the vehicle before fleeing the scene. One victim sustained injuries and was taken to hospital.

FARM ATTACK - HAZEYVIEW, SABIE ROAD, MPUMALANGA:

3 Armed men assaulted one female victim. The suspects stole two Firearms and fled the scene on foot. It' believe that the suspects were then picked up by a motor vehicle.

FARM ATTACK - LANSERIA, GAUTENG:

A Male victim was shot several times in both his legs, hands and chest. A Female victim was shot several times in her stomach. Five Armed Attackers fled on foot.

FARM ATTACK - CORNELIA, FREE STATE PROVINCE:

On Sunday Afternoon, 27 January 2019, an Elderly couple, one male victim in his 80' and his wife were attacked by three armed suspects. The Female victim was hit on her mouth with a pistol whilst the male victim was tied and allegedly hung up by his hands with a wire. This attack were the second attack they survived.


FOUR FARM ATTACKS IN THE SAME AREA

FARM ATTACK - BULTFONTEIN, PRETORIA:

30 January 2019, One victim was attacked and shot on a farm in Bultfontein. An Ambulance arrived om scene while Community safety structures continued their search for the suspects who fled on foot. This was the fourth attack in the area in the past 72 hours.

FARM ATTACK - LUSTHOF, GAUTENG PROVINCE:

30 January 2019, Attackers attempted a house invasion but failed to gain entry into the house. The suspects moved to the next house and attacked farm workers. The suspects asked for info about farm owner. One shot was fired and a female victim was abducted.

FARM ATTACK - BULTFONTEIN, PRETORIA (NEAR LUSTHOF):

On Monday Night, 28 January 2019, Victims were assaulted and tied up on a farm near Lusthof. One victim screamed for help which scared the attackers off. The suspects fled on foot.

FARM ATTACK - HERCULES SMALL HOLDINGS, PRETORIA, GAUTENG:

2 Attackers ambushed victims upon arrival. Two victims, a male and a female were ambushed and assaulted upon their arrival on their small holdings in Pretoria. Two suspects assaulted the male victim by hitting him over the head with a pistol. Suspects stole Jewellery before fleeing the scene in the direction of Bonanza, Hartbeespoortdam, North West.

FARM ATTACK - ALEXANDRIA, EASTERN CAPE:

Two Elderly ladies aged 72 and 76, were assaulted by three armed suspects. The suspects took a Firearm and a motor vehicle and fled the scene. The information was circulated and Port Elizabeth SAPS Flying Squad responded.

One of the 3 armed suspects was shot dead during a shootout with police. The other 2 suspects were arrested by members of the PE Flying Squad.

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