Update: Attackers open fire on family, Mikpunt farm

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Update: Attackers open fire on family, Mikpunt farm
Update: Attackers open fire on family, Mikpunt farm

It was previously reported that the son of the family was also shot during the attack at Mikpunt farm, in Joostenberg vlakte, Kraaifontein, however the son actually managed to escape through a window during the assault and it was the owner, David de Bruin’s friend that was also shot. Four Africa males broke open the front sliding door and went to the main bedroom where his parents were sleeping the one was armed with a Revolver and others with Pangas and knives they demanded the safe keys.

David refused and a commotion started and he was shot twice, in the arm and in the stomach. His wife Madelene de Bruin was then shot in the stomach. David’s friend Jakobus Oberholser was shot in the chest in his room and his firearm was taken, a 9mm Glock with two magazines.

All victims were taken by ambulance in a critical condition. The attack took place on 26 September 2020, at 01:30. There is no other information available at this stage. Police are investigating.

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