What data was on Batchelor’s phone? And what will it tell of his murder?
'Bad news' PI arrested for stealing the murdered debt collector's phone - but later released
Deleted data on the recovered cellphone of murdered debt collector Marc Batchelor is the key to solving his killing.
Police revealed on Monday they had arrested a Gauteng private investigator and debt collector, who allegedly took Batchelor’s phone from his bullet-riddled and bloodied BMW X5 moments after he was shot dead in the driveway of his Olivedale home in Johannesburg.
The arrested man, who was to have appeared in Randburg Magistrate’s Court on Monday, is one of Batchelor’s business aquaintances...