Senzo Meyiwa trial: Defence doubles downs on accusations of crime scene tampering

Forensic officer Sergeant Thabo Mosia kept “crucial evidence” from the Senzo Meyiwa crime scene in his personal office safe before registering it in the police’s exhibit book, because he was “busy tampering with the evidence”, said defence advocate Zandile Mshololo.

Mosia told the Pretoria high court on Tuesday that he did not follow the correct procedure of logging in crime-scene evidence in the register “because I was exhausted”. 

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Khaya Koko
Khaya Koko is a journalist with a penchant for reading through legal documents braving the ravages of cold court benches to expose the crooked. He writes about social justice and human-interest stories. Most importantly, he is a card-carrying member of the Mighty Orlando Pirates.

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