Two tourists were brutally attacked while visiting Wemmershoek, an area located between Paarl and Franschhoek. According to Ian Cameron, the Head of Safety for AfriForum, the tourists were attacked by three suspects while staying in a cottage on the farm.
The attack took place on the morning of Tuesday, February 11.
#FarmAttack 11/2/2020: Wemmershoek, Western Cape. Two tourists were attacked by three suspects in their cottage on a farm. No further details available, other than that no firearms were stolen. pic.twitter.com/0AJSHAqULb
— Ian Cameron (@IanCameron23) February 11, 2020
Cameron added that no weapons were stolen, as is typical with attacks that occur on farms.
The tourists’ home country has not yet been revealed, nor their identities. The condition of the tourists is also unconfirmed at this time.