SA ward councillors in court after alleged police brutality

5 days ago

Puleng Sekabate

Two Kempton Park DA ward councillors appeared in Edenvale Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday morning following an incident at Edenvale Police Station on Friday night, after which they claimed they experienced police brutality.

Ward councillors Tracey Lourenco and Simon Lapping are facing charges of assault and defeating the ends of justice. Charged with them are Lourenco’s daughter and Lourenco’s sister, reports Kempton Express.

The four have instituted the same charges against Edenvale police officers.

READ MORE: https://citizen.co.za/news/south-africa/1995473/da-ward-councillors-in-c...

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