South African Court Delays Axe Murder Trial
Blood spatter analyst Captain Marius Joubert was expected to testify before the Western Cape High Court but failed to appear due to health concerns. The accused, Henry Van Breda, faces three counts of murder and one of attempted murder.
News24Wire, 14 August 2017
Day 32 of the Henri van Breda trial failed to get off the ground after an expert witness took ill. Read more »
A photo posted to Facebook of Henri Van Breda shortly after the murder of his parents at their De Zalze estate.
News24Wire, 10 August 2017
While the police's forensic science laboratory is not exactly the set of crime drama CSI, it is state-of-the-art and its results are reliable, the police's chief forensic analyst… Read more »
News24Wire, 8 August 2017
Even though the police's forensic science laboratory is not accredited, it doesn't make their results less reliable, chief forensic analyst Lieutenant Colonel Sharlene Otto told… Read more »
Lieutenant Colonel Sharlene Otto has told the Western Cape High Court that the DNA of Rudi and Teresa van Breda was found under Henri van Breda's fingernails and that no unknown ... Read more »