Gauteng cop seeks bail over kidnapping

2013-11-11 07:37
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Khuli Chana faces murder charges

2013-11-04 13:32

Police are investigating a case of attempted murder against award-winning singer Khuli Chana. Watch.WATCH

Johannesburg - Police officer Enoch Motsepe is expected to appear in the Germiston Regional Court on Monday to apply for bail on kidnapping and extortion charges.

The detective from Silverton, Pretoria, made a brief court appearance on 30 October but the matter was postponed to allow for further investigations.

Police were looking for five other people in connection with the crime. According to the State, four men entered the victim's home claiming they were police officers.

They took jewellery worth about R150 000, a BMW, and a cellphone.

They kidnapped the man and demanded a R100 000 ransom from his family.

Motsepe was arrested after collecting the ransom money. Hip hop artist Khuli Chana was accidentally shot and wounded at the petrol station where the ransom money was collected.

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