Cape Town men guilty of killing German boss

2014-06-10 10:49
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Cape Town - Two Cape Town men have been found guilty of murdering their German employer and throwing his body down the mountainside, a report said on Tuesday.
 
The 46-year-old German man, Erich Poll, was strangled at his Woodstock design business on 9 April last year, reported the Cape Times.

A Western Cape High Court judge said there was overwhelming evidence to convict Poll’s employees, Victor Jacobs and Neville Martin.
 
Hours after beating up Poll and strangling him in his factory, Jacobs and Martin threw their boss’s body down the mountainside at Du Toit's Kloof Pass.

The pair are expected to be sentenced on Tuesday afternoon.
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