A farm attack took place on 24 March 2021, at 00:45, on a farm 19 km outside of Ottosdal, in the North West Province of South Africa. An elderly man, Nick Theron, was attacked and assaulted by an unknown number of attackers and was only found later, by his brother, that morning at 10:00.
The attackers ransacked the home and fled in Theron’s vehicle, a 9mm pistol, ammunition, credit cards and cash.
Theron was transported to the Klerksdorp Wilmed Hospital for medical attention.
All role players responded and the vehicle was recovered. Police are investigating and have identified at least three suspects.
The story is unfolding. There is no other information available at this stage.
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