Crimes in South Africa seems to be getting out of hand recently. Ranging from rape, burglary, farm attacks, car snatching and other crimes.

Another farmer was murdered in cold blood after being stabbed to death on a street corner in Margate over the weekend, KwaZulu-Natal police said.

Details of the incident is still sketchy but police is leaving no stones unturned to get to the bottom of it.

KwaZulu-Natal Police spokesperson, Lieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwane said “The motive for the killing the farmer  is still unknown.”

The incident happened on the corner of Uplands and Erasmus roads on Saturday night.

Police are appealing to the general public to help apprehend the perpetrators of this act. Saps is asking anyone with information to come forward.

Netcare 911 paramedics attended the scene and found the dead farmer lying on the ground having been stabbed severally on the head.

No arrests have been made so far.