WATCH: Farmer guilty of murder attempts suicide before sentencing

A Lutzville farmer, convicted of murdering a farmworker three years ago, has attempted suicide. Watch.

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Convicted Lutzville farmer attempts suicide ahead of sentence

2018-08-15 14:24

Lutzville farmer Martin Visser, who was convicted of murdering a farmworker, has apparently attempted suicide ahead of his sentencing.

Western Cape farmer found guilty of murdering worker, dragging him with quadbike

2018-08-14 11:59

A Lutzville farmer has been found guilty of murdering a farmworker by beating him with a spade, dragging him with a quadbike, and then burying him behind his father's smallholding.

Murder-accused farmer tried to run over farmworker, court hears

2018-05-16 18:09

Farmer and murder accused Martin Visser used a bakkie to try and run over farmworker Adam Pieterse to intimidate him against laying an assault charge, a witness has testified before the Western Cape High Court.


Convicted murderer Martin Visser granted leave to appeal

2018-08-16 09:31

Lutzville farmer and convicted murderer Martin Visser has been granted leave to appeal his conviction and sentence in the Western Cape High Court sitting in Vredendal.

'He was Mannetjies, my brother' - family of murdered seasonal worker speak

2018-08-15 06:20

The only photo the family of Adam "Mannetjies Dukvreet" Pieterse has of him is the one in his ID, which was taken when he was only 17 years old.

Judgment expected in Vredendal trial of farmer who allegedly killed and buried worker

2018-08-14 05:10

The Western Cape High Court , sitting in Vredendal, is to give its verdict in the trial of a farmer who allegedly murdered a farm worker and buried him in a shallow grave.

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