A 43 year-old male was severely beaten during a house robbery that occurred in north of Pretoria on Tuesday morning around 01:00.
Police spokesperson Captain Rebecca Phatlane stated the following: “The home was invaded by two armed men who tied the homeowner and his daughter’s feet and hands then assaulted the owner,” she said.
Phatlane stated that the robbers fled with a cellphone and a TV.
“The owner was seriously injured and taken to hospital. The daughter was unharmed.”
A case of house robbery and assault was opened, she said.