South African farmer’s throat slit during farm attack

SA Rural Security

South African farmer killed and set alight

Farmer Johannes Petrus du Randt (67) was murdered by two suspects on his farm Elim, outside of Ladybrand on Thursday, April 20.

The suspects stabbed Johannes several times and slit his throat in a horrific manner. On the date of the attack, Johannes’s mom, Anna Albrecht (87) was also in the house but fortunately was not harmed during the incident.

The suspects fled with a firearm.

The police are investigating a case of murder and robbery. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information may contact the Ladybrand police, on telephone number 051 923 4000/4001/4002 or Crime Stop on phone number 08600 10111

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