A farm attack took place on 4 December 2019, in Lillian street, Hercules, Gauteng province. The owner, Darius, was attacked on his smallholding by an unknown number of attackers who gained entrance to his home. He was tied up and then assaulted with an iron rod. The man suffered severe head wounds.
The home was ransacked but it is not clear at this stage what was robbed, There is no other information available at this stage. Police are investigating. There have been no arrests.
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The incident was tweeted by Ian Cameron
South Africa Today – South Africa News
#FarmAttack 4/12/2019: Hercules, Gauteng. Owner was attacked on his smallholding by an unknown number of attackers. He was tied up and assaulted with an iron rod. No further details available. pic.twitter.com/FvuEkfcK9Z
— Ian Cameron (@IanCameron23) December 6, 2019