28-year old Tshegofatso Pule was last seen leaving her boyfriend at a housing complex where he stayed and climbing in a grey Jeep. June 5th, 2020, Tshegofatso was found dead. Her body was hanging from a tree with a stab wound to her chest in an open veld in Durban Deep, Roodeport. Tshegofatso was 8-months pregnant with a daughter.
Tshegofatso accused killer, Muzikayise Malephane appeared in court today. He was travelling back to Gauteng from Mpumalanga when he was arrested. The 31-year old suspect was seen crying and shaking uncontrolably in court. Muzikayise Malephane will be charged with the premeditated murder of Tshegofatso Pule. When asked if he was going to apply for bail, the suspect shook his head and murmured a no.
Magistrate John Baloyi postponed the case to the 24th of June 2020 after explaining that the suspecthas the right to legal representation. The suspect will appear on camera from Krugersdorp Prison when he returns to court. The suspect will remain in custody.
— Shaz (@Shaz_Seretlo) June 17, 2020