The Atlas control room was alerted at 11.17am of a farm attack that occurred between Salem and Alexandria.
The perpetrators had tied up a person and ransacked the home, stealing the safe which contained firearms and other items. They fled in a white Nissan vehicle which was stolen from the farm.
A description was given through to the CCTV desk and the vehicle was picked up on the farming associations CCTV cameras which are monitored by Atlas Security. The vehicle was tracked and picked up just outside Alexandria where Atlas Security was first on the scene.
The cameras show that five men got out of the vehicle and carried the stolen items away. This is a developing story. The SAPS are currently in search of the perpetrators.