Women shot on farm

A woman was shot and wounded on a farm in the Harrismith district on Friday, police said. Free State police spokesperson Sergeant Mmako Mophiring said the 53-year-old woman woke up when the dogs started barking and went to investigate early on Friday morning. An unknown attacker shot at the woman from outside the house with a shotgun and she was wounded in the chest. She was on the farm Alfa with her two children. She was taken to a local hospital for treatment. Police were investigating a case of attempted murder. Mophiring said any person with information that may lead to the arrest and conviction of the attackers should contact the police at Harrismith.

Report ID: 1362
Crime Category: Shooting
Province: Free State
City/Town: Harrismith
Suburb: N/A
Address: Farm
Crime Date/Time: 2 Sep 2011, 00:09 AM
Reported By: Username977
Reported Date: 2 Sep 2011, 10:09 AM
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