Killer reveals Tshegofatso Pule was shot before being hung

Day three of Ntuthuko Shoba's trial resumed with Tshegofatso Pule's killer back in the witness box. He had to explain why the statement he made to the police isn't the same as the one he made in his plea agreement. eNCA's Slindelo Masikane reports. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Convicted killer Muzikayise Malephane has, for the first time, revealed that he shot Tshegofatso Pule in Noordgesig, Soweto before hanging her body 13 kilometres away in Durban Deep.

Malephane has turned state witness in Ntuthuko Shoba's trial.

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Shoba is accused of ordering the hit on his pregnant girlfriend.

Pule's body was found hanging from a tree in June 2020.

She was eight months pregnant.

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The trial resumes on Thursday with Malephane still under cross-examination.

The state is also expected to call a data expert to unpack the cellphone records.

* eNCA's Slindelo Masikane reports.


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