The son of a well-known farmer from Odendaalsrus was shot dead in a farm attack on Wednesday evening.
Mark Regal was murdered on his farm “Thelma” tonight.
The farm, which also has a guest house, is located just outside the town.
Police, farmers and neighborhood watches are currently searching for the attackers.
According to reports the victim shot dead one of the attackers.
A second attacker fled and is currently being sought. At one point he was hiding in a game camp on the farm.