A 61-year-old Pietermaritzburg farmer is in a serious condition
after he was attacked on his Thornville farm, Netcare 911 said on
Spokesman Jeffrey Wicks said the farmer was asleep on Thursday
night when he was woken by two men moving around his bedroom.
A scuffle ensued and one of the attackers stabbed the farmer
several times on his face, arms and back.
The struggle continued until the farmer pressed a panic button at
his bedside. His assailants fled.
Wicks said paramedics arrived to find the farmer in a serious
He was stabilised and taken to hospital.
|Crime Category:||Break In - House|
|Crime Date/Time:||29 Apr 2010, 00:04 AM|
|Reported By:||Report A Crime|
|Reported Date:||30 Apr 2010, 15:04 PM|