A farm attack took place in Addo, Eastern Cape. The attack took place just after midnight on Thursday 5 December 2018. Three attackers, one armed, entered the house and attacked Lenox Wells (86) who was asleep. They hit him over the head with a firearm, assaulted him and tied him up. The attackers then went to the room of his sister (88) and also tied her up.
The Suspects were masked and took two firearms during the attack. The attackers fled on foot and there have been no arrests yet. There is no other information available at this time, police are investigating.
The incident was tweeted by Ian Cameron
South Africa Today – South Africa News
FARM ATTACK: Addo, Eastern Cape. 3 suspects, 1 armed, entered house and hit male victim over head with firearm. Female victim was tied up. Suspects were masked and took 2 firearms. Fled on foot, no arrests yet. pic.twitter.com/d7GBjttiMS
— Ian Cameron (@IanCameron23) December 6, 2018