WC cops search for suspects after farm attack

A man, aged 58, was stabbed to death in his home earlier this week.

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CAPE TOWN - Western Cape police say they're investigating the circumstances surrounding a farm murder near Atlantis.

The 58-year-old, who's been identified as Neil Greyling, was stabbed to death in his home earlier this week.

Police say four men entered Greyling's home on a farm between Atlantis and Malmesbury on Thursday evening.

Greyling was stabbed in the heart and died.

The men also made off with several household items.

Greyling's wife and a friend who witnessed the murder were also wounded during the attack.

The police's Andre Traut says the pair is recovering in hospital. "The circumstances surrounding a house robbery and murder are being investigated."

Traut has appealed to the public to come forward with any information that may help with the investigation.