Leon Brits Wiki – Wife Arrest
The last suspect arrested for the October 2020 murder of Leon Brits, a female murder, grave theft, and perjury Northern Cape police arrested a 30-year-old woman in connection with the murder of hotelier Leon Brits. The British were found swimming in a swimming pool in Pofadder on 7 October 2020. The owner of a town hotel had several stab wounds on his body.
Police spokesperson Captain Sergio Kock said that numerous valuables were taken from the facility, including firearms, a cell phone, Kruger Rands, polished diamonds, and cash.
Three people were arrested for the murder. One of the defendants, 37-year-old Jacques van Vuuren, filed a criminal complaint with the state last Thursday.
The Kimberley Supreme Court sentenced him to 25 years in prison, five years of that for murder, 15 years for heavy theft, and three years for possession of firearms. Penalties will be applied simultaneously, and Van Vuuren will effectively deliver a 20-year prison sentence in prison.
The other two defendants are 24-year-old Amantle Bareki and 34-year-old Enrich Williams. They are charged with murder, grave theft and illegal possession of firearms. They will appear at the Pofadder magistrate court on 17 May.
The most recent arrest was made in the North Cape. The woman will be accused of murder, grave theft and perjury. The suspect is expected to appear in the same court Wednesday.