Hit over the head and stabbed with a bottle during robbery

Hit over the head and stabbed with a bottle during robbery

A house robbery occurred at approximately 3:30am this morning in Bertha Avenue, Florida North.

The alarm system triggered at approximately this time and the homeowner got up to check his house – on his way to the area that triggered he was met by 4 black male suspects who hit him over the head with a bottle and also stabbed him with the bottle.

BestSecure responded to the alarm and also alerted Florida SAPS. Together they managed to chase the suspects through the veld and arrested one, it is also believed that shots were fired and at least one suspect shot.

A search was subsequently conducted by SAPS K9 Unit, Dunmar Security, BestSecure and FNQB Community Patrollers but no suspects could be found.

Florida SAPS will investigate further.

The victim remains in a critical but stable condition in hospital – thoughts and prayers remain with him and his family.

Source

South Africa Today – South Africa News