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Senekal unrest: 'We have a mob of crooks in this area,' say farmers

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Thousands of people gather in Senekal against farm murders where the killers of 21 year old farm manager Brendin Horner appeared in court.
Thousands of people gather in Senekal against farm murders where the killers of 21 year old farm manager Brendin Horner appeared in court.
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The eastern Free State, where farm manager Brendin Horner was murdered, has been plagued by what farmers describe as "organised crime syndicates".

For these syndicates, their business is the wholesale theft of livestock.

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