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Vredefort, Free State -
Free State police were looking for three men who robbed a Vredefort farmer of his house furniture and bakkie, the SABC reported on Saturday.
Police spokesman Mahlomola Karedi said the farmer was preparing to leave his home on Saturday when the armed men attacked him.
“He was assaulted and tied up with a wire, he also sustained minor injuries.”
The attackers loaded the man's furniture in the bakkie, took two of his pistols and fled.
Police were investigating a case of armed robbery. - Sapa