Five armed intruders overpowered a woman in her farmhouse.
Her husband was not at home at the time of the attack, but he arrived later and stepped right into the scene.
The woman, her domestic worker, and her mother (84), were all beaten and restrained.
When the woman’s husband returned home, he was beaten and disarmed forcefully.
The farmer was then forced to open the safe by the assailants. Three firearms and other items were robbed. The attackers then fled the scene.
All role players responded to give assistance to the family.
The woman’s elderly mother, was was severely bruised and traumatized was hospitalized.
The Nelspruit police are investigating the attack but there have been no arrets.