Four hikers attacked, stabbed and robbed on walking trail, Cape Town

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Four hikers attacked, stabbed and robbed on walking trail, Cape Town
Four hikers attacked, stabbed and robbed on walking trail, Cape Town. Photo: Die Vryburger

Four hikers were assaulted by thugs on a hiking trail at Cape Town. Three of the hikers were stabbed with knives while their phones, walking shoes, money and other items were stolen.

Four men were arrested shortly thereafter with the hikers goods still in their possession. A fifth suspect is still being sought.

According to authorities, it is no longer safe for hikers and runners in parks in and around Cape Town. Previously people have also been attacked on hiking trails on Table Mountain.

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