A farm attack took place on Monday 27 September 2021, at 18:30, on the farm Weltevreden, in the Sasolburg area of the Free State province province of South Africa. A farmer and his wife arrived home to find one of their dogs dead and another in his cage.
The wife went to investigate what had happened to the dogs when she heard her husband call out.
Suddenly the farmer was attacked by an assailant with a knobkerrie.
The attacker was beating the farmer relentlessly when the knobkerrie slipped form his hands.
In defense of her husband the wife retrieved the knobkerrie and laid into the attacker killing him in the process.
The farmer had to be evacuated to hospital for medical attention.
Police are investigating the attack and murder.
There is no other information available at this stage.
Information supplied by Oorgrens veiligheid