Mugging at Golden Harvest Park, Randburg

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Mugging at Golden Harvest Park, Randburg

Postby waldens@faerieglen » Wed Feb 16, 2011 1:12 pm

Birders, please take extreme care when going to Golden Harvest Park to try and find the Honey Buzzard and Half Collared Kingfisher. Two lady birders were attacked there by a knife wielding man yesterday afternoon, and robbed of a cellphone. An attempt by the perpetrator to cut the binocular harnass from the one lady's body failed when her companion started screaming. The man ran away. A Chubb security vehicle was parked a small distance away, whose occupant was fast asleep, and all attempts to wake him up for help, failed.
The two birders are shaken but unharmed.


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Re: Mugging at Golden Harvest Park, Randburg

Postby gordon » Wed Feb 16, 2011 4:17 pm

Hi Waldens,

Sad to hear of the attack at the park!

I have to admit I would never walk around there alone as I have never felt at ease.

Glad they escaped without physical harm!

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Re: Mugging at Golden Harvest Park, Randburg

Postby nawaz » Fri Dec 05, 2014 11:50 am

This incident apparently happened on Friday. I really feel that
something should be done about this before somebody is killed out
there. These thugs seems to be violent (stabbing Gerrit with a knife)


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