- Four men in the Eastern Cape have been arrested and charged with attempted murder and possession of unlicensed firearms
- It has been reported that they attacked a homestead with AK-47s and shotguns
- However, they went through all the trouble to steal a single chicken
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Sho, people are hungry. A group of men have been arrested and charged with attempted murder and possession of unlicensed firearms after they robbed a homestead in Qumbu Village in the Eastern Cape.
The men allegedly attacked the Qumbu homestead with AK-47s and shotguns in the early morning hours on Sunday.
According to the Sowetan, four men showed up heavily armed to steal a single chicken. Eastern Cape police spokesperson captain Dineo Koena revealed three under-aged men and a 23-year-old were taken into custody after the weapons were found in their possession.
They are set to appear in court on Friday.
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South Africans were shocked by the news and some even said it was unbelievable. One social media user even tagged Nando's to make sure their chickens are safe.
Twitter user, @Joburg_Emperor, commented:
"@NandosSA I hope your chickens are safe."
Another tweep, @AndileSibiya14, added:
"The chicken must talk."
Social media user, @Tgal23674241, wrote:
"We need other chickens as witnesses."
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