Man hit with hammer in Potchefstroom armed robbery

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A homeowner who resides in Van Der Hoff Park, Potchefstroom was on April 16, around 11H30 confronted by three suspects, armed with pick handles and hammers.

The suspects broke open the security gate and front door and assaulted the homeowner with a hammer.

At this stage, it is believed that the suspects fled in two vehicles, a Toyota and a Mercedes and stole jewelry.

The police were notified, and an investigation is ongoing.

The victim sustained head injuries, and his condition is not serious.

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