Farmer (77) - Shot dead on farm

A 77-year-old farmer has been shot dead at his home in Stella, near Vryburg, North West police said on Monday. Hendrik Cilliers was found half-naked on the ground five metres from his house on Sunday evening, said Brigadier Thulane Ngubane. He had a bullet wound to his head, and his hands and feet were bound with shoelaces, said Ngubane. A neighbour called the police when he saw Cilliers's car on the main road and his phone went unanswered. The motive for his murder was unknown and police were searching for his killers.Sapa

Report ID: 1878
Crime Category: Murder
Province: North West
City/Town: Vryburg
Suburb: N/A
Address: Farm
Crime Date/Time: 29 Jan 2012, 00:01 AM
Reported By: Username977
Reported Date: 31 Jan 2012, 08:01 AM
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