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Shut your mouth or you die! New Senekal twist sparks fears for witness

Killing suspect’s brother-in-law tells woman with crucial info she ‘won’t see December’, court hears

Tankiso Makhetha

A brother-in-law of one of the two men accused of murdering Brendin Horner at a Paul Roux farm allegedly called and threatened one of the witnesses in the case.

This was revealed during the bail application of Sekola Matlaletsa and Sekwetja Mahlamba in the Senekal Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday. 

Without revealing the name of the brother-in-law, Capt Gerhardus Myburgh told the court under cross-examination that Matlaletsa’s brother-in-law allegedly threatened one of the witnesses. ..

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