Muldersdrift farmworkers shot execution-style

2012-12-03 08:22
(File, Orlin Wagner, AP)

(File, Orlin Wagner, AP)

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Johannesburg - Two farmworkers in Muldersdrift have been shot execution-style during a robbery at a farm.

Eyewitness News reported that the farmer came home from dinner with his wife on Friday night to find his electrical fence cut and the men shot in their rooms.

The robbers made off with the men’s wages.

Paul Starkey said one of his employees was fighting for his life in hospital.

“Residents are really, really angry. The whole area is up in arms. People are carrying weapons around and making sure they are with them all of the time.”

He appealed to the government to bring in the army to deal with the spate of crime in the Muldersdrift area.

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