It's alleged that the farmer and a man believed to be one of the farm workers, were fighting about something which led to the fatal shooting. At this stage News, Accidents, Robberies & Incidents is still not sure what the men was fighting about.
Whether the suspect was indeed a worker on the farm is also not yet confirmed. Police investigation continues.
Three more Farmers killed, Info below:
31 Oct, Farm Murder - Fochville: Farmer Willie Barnard was shot dead on his farm Tuesday (Read Report Here)
31 Oct, Farm Murder - Ficksburg: Barry Baars was found murdered on Tuesday morning on his farm between Ficksburg and Rosendal
30 Oct, Farm Murder - Vryheid (Gelukstad): Bokkie Potgieter was murdered on his farm in Gelukstad, Vryheid, KwaZulu-Natal (Read Report Here)