Incidents March 4, 2021
[NELSPRUIT] – Man killed, woman injured in home invasion.
A man in his 70 was killed, and a woman in her 60s seriously injured following a home invasion at their residence in Nelspruit.
At 03h39, ER24 paramedics arrived at the home to find the local authorities already in attendance.
On closer inspection, medics found the man lying in the bedroom. Assessments showed that the man had sustained numerous fatal stab wounds. Nothing could be done for him, and he was declared dead.
The woman was assessed and found with several stab wounds leaving her in a serious condition. She was treated and thereafter transported to a private hospital for urgent care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.