An elderly woman has been shot in the head during a farm attack in Paarl on 25 February 2021.
Information shared on the Drakenstein Farm Watch Facebook page, the DFW radio emergency network got alerted by a DFW farmer member, who reported that his life companion was shot or stabbed and that help was needed.
It is alleged that a white bakkie drove upon the Farm Vergesig on the R101 Paarl to Franschhoek, around 09.31 with 4 male occupants.
Three men from the vehicle then proceeded to ask the elderly lady for sheep to purchase.
They however ended demanding money and weapons.
“Some time later a skirmish broke out and one of the culprits fired a shot at the elderly lady hitting her in the back of her head.”- DFW.
The woman was treated for the headwound when the DFW EFARs (Emergency first Aid Responders) arrived on the scene.
The DFW first responders secured the area for the police and for the ambulance to arrive.