Teen was shot be­tween the eyes

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A NORTH West teenager killed dur­ing protests in Bly­dev­ille was shot be­tween the eyes, the Licht­en­burg Mag­is­trate’s Court heard yes­ter­day

State wit­ness and in­ves­ti­gat­ing of­fi­cer Cap­tain Ratati Monyai was tes­ti­fy­ing in the bail ap­pli­ca­tion of Jaco du Plooy, who has been ac­cused of killing 15-year-old Spencer Tshukudu and in­jur­ing two oth­ers.

“On the day, Oc­to­ber 10, four in­di­vid­u­als were at the in­ter­sec­tion of the San­nieshof and Thabo Mbeki roads, divert­ing traf­fic away from a riot down the road.

“The three in­cluded the de­ceased. A white bakkie came, they in­di­cated to the driver to turn back. The driver got out of the bakkie and fired shots into them. The de­ceased was hit be­tween the eyes,” Monyai told the court. – ANA

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