A Centurion family was attacked by armed attackers on a smallholding in Mnandi on Thursday night.
The family was having a birthday party outside the home when three armed attackers interrupted the party, said JP le Roux, spokesman for security company Monitor Net.
“A fight broke out between the family members and the three attackers. Three family members were shot, but nevertheless fought back and drove the attackers away, ”says Le Roux.
The injured were taken to hospital and, according to Le Roux, nothing was stolen.
The Gauteng police have not been able to confirm the incident.