AS IT HAPPENED: Crime scene was 'neat' #VanBreda trial

2017-11-02 10:04

Murder accused Henri van Breda continues his testimony in the Western Cape High Court. Get all the details on News24.

Follow News24 journalist Tammy Petersen live from the court.

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Court is adjouned until Monday.

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Galloway working to show that nothing was taken from the Van Breda house  

And established that the dog didn't bark


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Galloway: Isn't it strange that they made all the effort to get into your house and leave without taking anything - not even your mother's handbag?  

Van Breda: That is strange


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Attacker never called for help at all, says Van Breda

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Van Breda says family dog would not bark at strangers in the house in the middle of the night

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Van Breda sound more unsure after lunch than earlier

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Van Breda says his mom's handbag was open  

No evidence that anything was missing


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Van Breda heard voices as attacker fled the room

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Van Breda says he would be able to see in low light

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Galloway asks about lights on in the house

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We're back

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Court adjourns

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Van Breda struggles to explain his actions on going to the back door  

"I didn't give it a lot of thought"


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Van Breda says he was rushing down the stairs  

Galloway's edge seems to have been blunted by the line of questioning on the axe


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Galloway points out that the way Van Breda held the axe, the sharp edge would not hit the wall  

Judge Desai rejects the question  


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Judge Desai: You disarmed the attacker by taking the axe, but by throwing it, you disarmed yourself

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