West Rand police possess launched a manhunt for five armed males who robbed a household of three on their farm.
The incident took field spherical 19:00 on Monday at a smallholding in Waterpan, Westonaria, west of Johannesburg.
The five armed males stormed onto the property and accosted the household, who were inner their residence.
Police spokesperson Sergeant Linkie Lefakane said they pointed guns on the household, tense money.
The robbers then tied the hands and toes of the victims.
The household informed the robbers that they didn’t possess profit the residence.
Then as soon as more, “one among the robbers made a call the usage of his cellular phone and later suggested one among the oldsters to lift him to the bedroom the save the protected became”, Lefakane said.
Lefakane said the victim obliged, and so that they went to the bedroom the save the protected became opened.
The robbers took three firearms and money from the protected.
“As they were about to leave the residence with the stolen firearms and money, the robbers made up our minds to ransack the residence and took electrical residence equipment and jewellery,” Lefakane said.
The robbers then loaded the stolen items into the household’s Land Rover Freelander and drove away.
The household then managed to untie themselves and quiz their neighbours for motivate.