WATCH: Third suspect in Nathaniel Julies murder case gets additional charge
The third police officer linked to Nathaniel Julies’ homicide has appeared briefly within the Protea Magistrates Court docket.
The detective from the Crime Prevention Unit in Eldorado Park, Voster Netshiongolo who made a short look on Thursday morning is predicted to stay in custody with the opposite two suspects till September 10.
In the course of the courtroom listening to, advocate Abre Loubser referred to as the courtroom’s consideration to the truth that the fees offered earlier than the courtroom had been totally different from the fees the police station arrested him for.
Netshiongolo was arrested on Tuesday by the Unbiased Police Investigative Directorate.
At the moment, IPID stated he was charged with defeating the ends of justice and being in possession of prohibited ammunition.
On Thursday morning, Ipid spokesperson, Ndileka Cola defined that the fees had been revised.
“It signifies that the sergeant [Netshiongolo] allegedly unlawfully and deliberately after the homicide of the kid, assisted the accused two different cops to flee legal responsibility or evade justice.”
After his courtroom look, Nationwide Prosecuting Authority spokesperson, Phindi Mjonondwane defined to the media that it was “inside their rights to amend fees if an accused particular person has not but pleaded responsible”.
He’ll be part of the opposite two accused within the dock subsequent week.