Home invasion, 3 elderly people handcuffed, assaulted with panga, Hayfields

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Home invasion, 3 elderly people handcuffed, assaulted with panga, Hayfields
Home invasion, 3 elderly people handcuffed, assaulted with panga, Hayfields

At 21:02 Friday night, 6 March 2020, Netcare 911 responded to reports of an assault at a residence in Hayfields Pietermaritzburg. When paramedics arrived on scene they found two elderly females and an elderly man handcuffed lying on the floor covered in blood. It was alleged that the occupants of the house had been accosted by home invaders and were attacked with what is believed to be a panga.

The patients had sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate and were treated on scene by an Advanced life support paramedic.

Once stabilised two of the patients were transported by ambulance to hospital for further treatment. The third patient was transported privately to hospital a short while later.

Circumstances leading up to the incident will be investigated by the relevant authorities.

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