Tzaneen saps is investigating a case of attempted murder at Greystone farm Kgapane in Politsi road at Tzaneen.
The 53 year old male complainant of European descent alleges that on Monday 2021-05-03 at his farm Greystone farm at about 16:55 he was driving through the ruts in his Ford Ranger double cab bakkie with his son at his farm when he saw an unknown African male in front of him before the exit into the main road.
He further alleges that out of the blue the intruder took out an automatic rifle and started shooting at their direction and he then reversed back into the main house ducking bullets from an automatic rifle. The vehicle was left with three bullet holes on the driver’s door and another on the back passenger door.
The victim was only dust on the forehead from the debris as a result of shooting without suffering any gunshot wounds. His son was graced on one finger by a bullet. The suspect then fled the scene without any trace and is still at large.
A case of attempted murder was opened and police investigation is underway. Anyone with information can contact Detective Col Mathebula at 0824143309 0798902424/0153062111/080010111/112.