Lulekani Magistrate Court has sentenced a 27 year old Moye Semetjie Kgatla to fifteen years improsonment on Monday 2021-10-18 without an option of a fine or bail on a Tzaneen saps murder and resisting arrest case.
On the murder case the accused was found guilty and sentenced to fifteen(15) years without an option of a fine and count two the accused was found guilty and sentenced to three years imprisonment without an option of a fine. The court declared the suspect unfit to posses a firearm.
It is alleged that in March of 2016 at Talana tavern the accused fought the victim for an alcoholic beverage. He overpowered him and repeatedly hit his head against the tar road and kicked him several times
The victim was hospitalized at Letaba hospital where he finally succumbed to his injuries.
The case was investigated by the retired dedicated ever hardworking hard and dedicated warrant officer Masingi .