A farm attack took place on 25 April 2019, the attack occurred on the Rouxdeel farm, in Winfield between Frankfort and Villiers, Free State province. Mr. Louis Roux (70) was attacked by an unknown number of attackers and severely assaulted and was rushed to hospital badly injured.
The man was beaten with a hammer on his knees and with a firearm over the head. He was then stabbed and tied up. There is no other information available at this stage, there have been no arrests and police were on the scene.
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The incident was tweeted by Ian Cameron
South Africa Today – South Africa News
FARM ATTACK 25/4/19: Windfield, Free State Province. One male victim in 60’s beaten with a hammer on his knees and with a firearm over his head. He was stabbed too. Unknown amount of suspects. Firearms stolen. pic.twitter.com/NapAD5ZrVw
— Ian Cameron (@IanCameron23) April 26, 2019