GUILTY

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Judge Day­alin Chetty found Christo­pher Panayiotou guilty of mur­der­ing Jayde.

Panayiotou was cleared of con­spir­acy to com­mit mur­der, kid­nap­ping, rob­bery, un­law­ful pos­ses­sion of a firearm and de­feat­ing the ends of jus­tice.

Hit­man Sinethemba Ne­membe was con­victed of mur­der and rob­bery, and Zolani Sibeko found guilty of con­spir­acy to com­mit mur­der.

Panayiotou and Ne­membe were given life sen­tences, and Sibeko was jailed for 15 years. Luthando Siy­oni has had his im­mu­nity with­drawn and will face trial.

Mean­while, Jayde’s fam­ily is­sued a state­ment to say they can fi­nally be­gin to grieve for her.

The three ac­cused in court

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