At about 0355h. today Monday January 12, 2015, Godfrey Marks, 43 years, of Lower Kara Kara Squatting Area, Linden, was confronted by four men as he went to check on the barking of dogs in the neighbourhood.
During this, he was shot to his left shoulder by one of men and they entered his home and demanded valuables.
Godfrey Marks’ wife and nine-year-old son were assaulted by the perpetrators who escaped empty-handed.
Godfrey Marks is being treated at the Mackenzie Hospital, Linden.