News, Accidents, Robberies & Incidents | Western Cape | Wilma Anderson | Southern Cape Forum
17 Apr 2018, Stilbaai:
Farm Murder: Gazania Farm, Still Bay, Western Cape.
Four victims, one female victim shot dead upon entry. 1 Shotgun, 2 rifles and 1 pistol stolen. Cash, hunting knives and bakkie also taken. 5 Attackers fled with white Toyota Hilux.
A 62-year-old woman, Heila Killian, died during a farm attack outside Stilbaai last night, South Cape Forum reports.
Five armed men attacked Killian and three other people on the property while they were braaing, said South Cape police spokesperson Captain Malcolm Pojie.
“A shot was fired when the men overpowered them, and Killian was hit. She died at the scene. According to our information, the intruders were dressed in orange overalls with balaclavas over their faces.”
The men left with a large amount of cash, as well as an array of hunting knives and weapons, and fled in the victims’ bakkie.
They were caught on camera at a petrol station in Heidelberg while filling the bakkie up with petrol. (Photos: Wilma Anderson, Southern Cape Forum)
In a separate incident:
This is the second Farm Murder within 24 hours in South Africa. A Farmer has been shot dead on his farm in Peelton in the Eastern Cape, 30km east of King William’s Town, direction Komga. He was shot dead at his farm gate.