A farm murder took place during the night of 15 May or early hours of 16 May 2019, the brutal farm attack occurred on the farm Mynrust, near Vredefort in the Northern Free State. Theunis Frederick Jacobus Bosch (73) was brutally murdered 30km outside Vredefort, in the direction of Kroonstad, next to the R721. The farmers bloodied body was discovered on Friday morning 17 May 2019, there were also two small caliber gunshot wounds.
The home was ransacked, there was a broken window through which the attackers gained entrance and presumably left via the back door which was locked but the key is missing. The farmers wallet, ID, bank cards and .22 revolver are missing.
The investigation is led by the Vredefort SAPD Investigators. There is no other information available at this stage.
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