| 13 new arrests made for raze of ‘Steroid King’ Brian Wainstein

Jerome Booysen, Mark Lifman and William Stevens outside the Cape Town Magistrate's Court.

Jerome Booysen, Sign Lifman and William Stevens open air the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court.

  • The Hawks own arrested 16 suspects in complete in connection with the 2017 raze of Brian Wainstein.
  • One in all the suspects, William Stevens, used to be neutral neutral right this moment shot and killed in an apparent hit.
  • The case is anticipated to resume in court on 12 Could neutral.

The Hawks own arrested 16 suspects in complete in connection with the raze of suspected global steroid smuggler Brian Wainstein.

The police took one other eight suspects allegedly affiliated to the 27s gang into custody on Wednesday. Any other 5 suspects own been arrested on Tuesday.

The suspects own been arrested by a multidisciplinary group led by the Hawks’ Significant Organised Crime Investigation Unit.

“The arrests embody alleged underworld figures and a Sea Point police officer,” Hawks spokesperson Colonel Katlego Mogale stated.

They face an assortment of charges, including the raze of Brian Wainstein, dubbed the “Steroid King”. Wainstein used to be shot at his Constantia residence in front of his partner and a two-365 days-extinct child on 18 August 2017.

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Anthony Christopher van der Watt, 34; Ricardo Maarman, 36; Typhyenne Jantjies, 30; Bevan Cedrick Ezaus, 35; Bradley de Bula, 24; Kashief Hansloo, 46; Rowendall Franklyn Stevens, 26; and Jason Maits, 31, appeared in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday. They own been granted R5 000 bail each and every.

The 5 of us that appeared in court on Tuesday are Andre Naude, 51; Samuel Phillip Fahquharson, 51; Eagon Ansley Norman, 46; Jacobus Stevens, 51; and Sergeant Wayne Henderson, 39.

“They in transient appeared in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court… and own been released on bail. Naude used to be given R50 000 bail whereas Farquharson used to be released on R20 000 bail and Henderson used to be released on R5 000 bail. Stevens and Norman own been each and every released on R10 000 bail each and every,” Mogale stated.

The 13 newly arrested suspects will join co-accused Sign Williams and Jerome Booysen, who own been arrested along with William Stevens on 22 December.

Stevens used to be shot and killed open air his residence in an apparent hit on 1 February.

The case has been postponed to 12 Could neutral.

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