A farm attack took place on the night of 19 March 2021, on a smallholding in in Kameeldrift West, outside Pretoria in the Gauteng province of South Africa. Two attackers, one of which was armed, broke into the home and attacked the victim who was then assaulted and tied up.
The home was then ransacked and household goods including solar panels and batteries were loaded onto the victims bakkie, a light blue Ford bantam.
After the attackers fled the victim managed to get loose and go to the neighbors for assistance.The neighborhood watch was alerted at 00:27 on 20 March 2021. The victim was not seriously injured but has been severely traumatised.
This is the second attack in the area in the last 5 days. A farm attack also took place on 14 March 2021, at 04:00 on a smallholding in Kameeldrift West. A woman was overpowered in her home after she was woken by noises. She was attacked by two armed assailants who viciously assaulted her.
All roleplayers responded to assist. The police are investigating but there have been no arrests.
There is no other information available at this stage.
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