Brits murder accused teens to apply for bail


The case against two teenagers accused of killing a school secretary at Rabboni Private Christian School was postponed today, Friday 23 December at the Brits Magistrate court. The two teens will return to court for a bail application on 29 December 2016. They face charges of hijacking, kidnapping and murdering Esbie Koster.

It is alleged that Koster was giving the duo a lift. One of the two teens had allegedly stolen his father’s firearm and shot the school official at the back of her head with it. The body of the deceased was found along the Letlhabile provincial road by motorists, not too far from where her vehicle was recovered. It is alleged that the 16 year old suspect is from Maboloka, while  the 17 year old is from Elandsrand.

According to the police spokesperson, Mpaile Talane the two teenagers will remain in a safe place in Rustenburg until their next court appearance.

Katleho Morapela / Courant News