Woman accused of putting hit out on husband back in court

2017-04-19 07:03
Petina Coetzee gets into a car before it speeds away. (Jenna Etheridge, News24)

Petina Coetzee gets into a car before it speeds away. (Jenna Etheridge, News24)

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Cape Town – The woman accused of putting a hit out on her husband is expected back in the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court in Cape Town on Wednesday.

Petina Coetzee, 44, was arrested in a police sting operation at the Lansdowne railway station in October 2016, after she allegedly tried to arrange the murder of her husband, Austin Coetzee, 67.

She was charged with conspiracy to commit murder and released on R30 000 bail.

The court previously heard that Austin wanted to renew contact with Petina for the sake of their children and their business interests. He asked that her bail conditions be amended as their children were suffering.

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