Bail for a person in custody can only be paid at the police station or at court.
The street value of the dagga seized at Port Shepstone is estimated to be about R400 000.
The robbers entered the store with their faces covered with scarves and hats.
No arrests have been made as yet and anyone with information is urged to contact the SAPS.
When the man went to view the livestock offered for sale, he realised they were the same cattle that had been stolen from his farm.
Shots had to be fired to bring the taxi to a stop.
The policeman is still in hospital.
It is believed that the couple operated from Mtwalume to Port Shepstone and in other parts of the country, defrauding elderly people.
The man was taken to the Gcilima Clinic where he was pronounced dead.
About 415 different types of ammunition were recovered by police.
He refused to hand over his bag.