Cop’s murder conviction set aside

2008-06-26 00:00

High court judges of appeal yesterday set aside the convictions and an effective sentence of 30 years’ imprisonment imposed on a Highflats policeman, Inspector Cornelius Khumalo, by a regional court last year.

Matthews argued that, for example, state witnesses testified that at least five shots were fired during the incident, which did not tally with evidence that only three shots were fired from Khumalo’s weapon. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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