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O’Sullivan says Phahlane behind arrest

PRETORIA, February 14 (ANA) – Forensic Investigator Paul O’Sullivan said on Tuesday that his arrest and that of his assistant Sarah Jane Trent was influenced by acting police commissioner Lieutenant-General Khomotso Phahlane with the aim of disrupting the investigation into him. O’Sullivan was speaking to reporters in the Pretoria Magistrate’s court after Trent’s brief appearance. […]

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O’ Sullivan’s assistant appears in court hours after O’ Sullivan’s late-night High Court appearance

PRETORIA – Forensic Investigator Paul O’ Sullivan’s assistant appeared briefly in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday where the case against her was postponed for further investigation. Sarah Jane Trent was arrested on Friday afternoon and released on Sunday night after appearing in the Pretoria High Court. Her bail was later set at R5 000. […]

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Hawks nab alleged tik factory kingpin

JOHANNESBURG – An alleged runaway drug kingpin has been arrested in Kempton Park, the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) said on Friday. The 45-year-old Nigerian national had been instructed to hand himself over to authorities following a raid on a crystal meth drug laboratory in December last year. Hawks spokesperson, Captain Ndivhuwo Mulamu, said […]