A man walking home was attacked, robbed, and BRUTALLY stabbed in the buttocks and legs.
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According to Reaction Unit SA (RUSA spokesperson Prem Balram the attack happened in the early hours of Sunday morning.
“A man was repeatedly stabbed during a robbery shortly after leaving a nightclub in the Verulam CBD in KwaZulu-Natal.
“A passerby contacted Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) at approximately 02:04 after the pedestrian was discovered on Garland Street in Temple Valley bleeding from his injuries.”Prem Balram
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Balram said reaction officers found the man was stabbed multiple times on his legs and buttocks.
“The man explained that he was walking to his Waterloo – KZN residence shortly after leaving a nightclub when three unknown men accosted him.
“The suspects produced knives and robbed him of a Nokia cellphone and R80 in cash. He was stabbed multiple times during the robbery. The robbers fled on foot in an unknown direction, leaving him bleeding on the roadside.”Prem Balram
He said the reaction officers conducted an extensive search for the suspects; however, no arrests were made.
What is it with KwaZulu-Natal and robbers in this province? Earlier this year, a man was shot in both legs and buttocks by fleeing robbers in Vanrova, KwaZulu-Natal.
According to Reaction Unit SA (RUSA) spokesperson Prem Balram, the 27-year-old man was shot multiple times by three suspects who were fleeing the scene of a robbery in Vanrova.
“The Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) Tongaat Operations Center received a call for assistance at approximately 19:43 from a resident requesting assistance for the injured man.
“On arrival, RUSA paramedics found the victim bleeding extensively from three gunshot wounds.”Prem Balram