A farm attack took place on Friday 11 March 2022, at 13:00, in Mara just outside Mbombela (Nelspruit) in the Mpumalanga Province of South Africa. A woman was overpowered in her farmhouse by five armed attackers.
Her husband was not at home when the attack happened but arrived a while later and walked into the chaos.
The woman, her domestic worker and her mother (84) were assaulted and tied up.
When the woman’s husband arrived home he was violently assaulted and disarmed.
The attackers then forced the farmer to open the safe. Three firearms and other items were robbed. The attackers then fled the scene.
All role players responded to give assistance to the family.
The woman’s elderly mother, was was severely bruised and traumatized was hospitalized.
The Nelspruit police are investigating the attack but there have been no arrets.
There is no other information available at this stage.
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