Modimolle farm attack: FF Plus visits victim (19) in hospital, donates clothes

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Modimolle farm attack: FF Plus visits victim (19) in hospital, donates clothes
Modimolle farm attack: FF Plus visits victim (19) in hospital, donates clothes

On 19 September 2021 the FF Plus visited Mr. Duan Slingerland (19), the farm foreman of the farm Sussenvale, between Bela-Bela and Modimolle in the Limpopo province of South Africa, after he was overpowered, robbed and severely assaulted by four farm attackers on Saturday 18 September 2021.

The attackers looted the house and, among other things, fled with a .22 rifle in Mr. Slingerland’s vehicle a Silver Volkswagen Polo Reg: HKT037FS.

The attackers are still at large.

During the visit, the FF Plus also donated clothes to Mr. Slingerland who lost everything in the attack.

The FF Plus encourages residents of rural areas to join their local neighborhood, farm watches, community policing forums and to tighten up their personal security measures.

The FF Plus will continue to put pressure on the government to prioritize the safety of especially residents of rural areas.

The FF Plus wishes Mr. Slingerland ʼn speedy recovery and expresses the hope that he will be back at his post soon.

Read: Farm attack, man severely beaten, thrown through window, Modimolle

Read about more farm attacks here

Read the original article in Afrikaans by Marcelle Maritz on FF Plus

SOURCEFF Plus