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Farmer killed in shoot-out during robbery

Pretoria – Police have arrested five men following a shoot-out on a farm in Mooihoek, Mpumalanga which ended in the killing of a 66-year-old farmer. Police said the “brutal incident” took place on Friday evening after the farmer arrived at his house to find that the gates to his property had been open. “He apparently […]

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Man killed in Potchefstroom farm attack

A man, believed to be in his 70s, was killed on Friday night in a farm attack on a plot on a farm outside of Potchefstroom. It is understood that three gunmen had entered the property, when a scuffle ensued. The man was apparently shot during the scuffle. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene and […]

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Western Cape Farmer Repeatedly Stabbed During Robbery

CAPE TOWN – A Ceres farmer is recovering in hospital after he survived an attack. On Monday afternoon two suspects overpowered Wilhelm van der Merwe, stabbing him several times. The police’s Frederick van Wyk: “His workers found him on the floor in his office. They untied him and he immediately called the police and informed […]

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