agricultural union said on Monday, farm attacks in the Western Cape
appeared to be on the increase.
A farmer and a
relative were severely assaulted as they foiled a robbery at their farm
was assaulted when he tried to subdue an armed man.
His wife, Liesel
Ramshauer, said the men had a knife and a stick.
“One man had a
knife another had a stick and my husband was hit over the head,” said
union TAUSA’s Paul Smit said farmers were often seen as soft targets.Eye Witness News
|Address:||Farms in Western Cape|
|Crime Date/Time:||24 Jan 2010, 00:01 AM|
|Reported By:||Report A Crime|
|Reported Date:||26 Jan 2010, 08:01 AM|