Cops' info found on alleged hitmen's lists

2014-01-14 12:15
Radovan Krejcir (File, Sapa)

Radovan Krejcir (File, Sapa)

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Johannesburg - The names and details of senior police officers investigating Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir have been found on iPhones and iPads taken from suspected contract killers, a report said on Tuesday.

The three men and woman who appeared in the Alexandra Magistrate’s Court were allegedly plotting to kill forensic investigator Paul O'Sullivan and crime intelligence officer Colonel Nkosana "Killer" Ximba.

O'Sullivan and Ximba are investigating Krejcir.

But police encrypted iPhones and iPads belonging to the four and found information about at least 10 officers investigating Krejcir, the Times reported.

O’Sullivan told the Times that information shows the four accused had been in contact with Krejcir over the past few weeks while he had been in prison.

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