14 October 2018
A brutal attack took place at the Kolgans Dam in Fochville, in the Gauteng Province on 13 October 2018. Two black men attacked a couple in their tent next to the dam whilst on a fishing trip where they camped.
A 58 year old man was beaten with a rock on his head and stabbed, he succumbed to his injuries on scene. A 52 year old woman was brutally attacked with a hammer. leaving her with broken shoulders, hands, knees, and feet.
An ambulance and SAPS responded quickly, and she was taken to hospital.
The attackers fled the scene with cell phones and cash. Wet weather makes it very difficult to impossible to track the suspects down but police are investigating.