Women tied up, robbed in Broederstroom house robbery

Two women were threatened with a knife and screwdriver and tied up during a robbery at a game farm in Broederstroom on Thursday.

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According to police spokesperson, Maria Nkabinde, two suspects entered the house around 04:00. The two women were sleeping in separate bedrooms and one of the women woke up when the suspect climbed through her window. She jumped out of bed but the man grabbed her and threw her on the bed. She was tied up. He then opened the door for a second suspect and they found the other women in the bathroom. She was brought to the same bedroom and also tied up. The robbers demanded valuables and ransacked the house before fleeing with clothes, laptop, phone and jewellery.
The suspects are still at large.