Family murder: orphan teen speaks

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A momentary silence falls in the car on the way to East London for the first big equestrian event dad Deon Steenkamp, mom Christel and little sister Marthella won’t be attending.

“This is when my mom would’ve been handing out sandwiches,” Don Steenkamp tells his new guardian, Bennie Heckroodt.

Don’s life has been turned upside down since his parents and sister were murdered in mysterious circumstances on their farm near Griekwastad on Good Friday.

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