Brits guesthouse owner shot

Riaan Venter (50) was shot in the chest shortly after 02:00 when he went to investigate noises his daughter had heard.
According North West police spokesperson, Lt Col Amanda Funani, an unknown number of armed robbers tried to get into the guesthouse and Venter was shot when he went to see what was going on.
According to information Venter’s daughter alerted her parents about a noise at the front door. Her father opened a side door to investigate and one of the robbers shot him in the chest. The bullet penetrated his ribs and lung. The robbers fled.
Venter was taken to a hospital in Brits and was later transferred to the Millpark Hospital for specialist treatment. His condition is stable.
The police are investigating a case of armed robbery.

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