CAPE TOWN - The law enforcement officer alleged to have killed a homeless man in Cape Town on Sunday appeared in the Wynberg magistrate's court on Tuesday.
The 22-year-old man faces a murder charge after he allegedly killed Dumisani Joxo following a scuffle with another homeless man.
Joxo’s girlfriend Christin Coleridge spoke exclusively to eNCA.
Coleridge says Joxo was fatally shot by a trigger-happy law enforcement officer.
The accused has been released on R1,000 bail and is expected to make another court appearance on 12 April.
* eNCA's Ronald Masinda reports.