‘Where’s-my-cheese’ pizzeria shooting suspect gives himself in, ...


‘Where’s-my-cheese’ pizzeria shooting suspect gives himself in, gets bail

Following a viral video, insurance executive Zain Trook has also been suspended from his job


The man who allegedly opened fire outside an Andiccio’s pizzeria because he wasn’t given cheese on his focaccia has been released on bail, though it seems he intends to plead not guilty to the charge against him despite video footage linking him to the crime.

Zain Trook, an executive financial advisor at 1Life Insurance, appeared on Tuesday at the Randburg Magistrate’s Court on a charge of discharging a gun in public. A particularly short bail application followed, with it taking only moments for the court to release Trook on bail of R1,000 and postpone the matter to the end of March for further investigation.

The video of the alleged shooting incident on January 25 went viral on Twitter last week, showing a man understood to be Trook becoming involved in a verbal altercation with clients at the pizzeria...

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