On Friday, Mr Hannes Kidson, and his wife, Ester Kidson, both 69 years old, were brutally murdered on their farm, Oortjies, between Jachtsfontein and Westonaria.

Mrs Kidson, who recently had a hip replacement and was in a wheel chair, had her throat cut. Mr Kidson was found dead in his work-shed, also with his throat cut.