'Audacity': Four years into life sentence, Carl Schoombie's killer applies for medical parole

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Brent Henry and Juane Jacobs are handcuffed after a previous court appearance.
Brent Henry and Juane Jacobs are handcuffed after a previous court appearance.
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A convicted killer, sentenced to life behind bars for the brutal murder of Carl Schoombie, has applied for medical parole - only four years into his imprisonment.

Juane Jacobs was convicted alongside Brent Henry for the gruesome attack on the Stellenbosch University graduate.

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