Police officers charged in Julies murder back in court

Nathaniel Julies from Eldorado Park was shot and died in hospital.


JOHANNESBURG - The three police officers charged in connection with the murder of Eldorado park teen, Nathaniel Julies are expected in court on Tuesday.

Julies, who had Down syndrome, was allegedly shot and killed by police last month.

His murder sparked heated protests in the community.

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Residents marched to the local police station demanding answers.
They also accused police of trying to conceal evidence.

Simon Ndyalvane and Caylene Whiteboy, have been charged with murder and discharging a firearm in a public space.

A third suspect, Vorster Netshiongolwe, has been charged with defeating the ends of justice.

They are all expected to apply for bail.